Lot n° 135
600 - 800
Result with fees
The gardens of the Villa Medici, Italy, ca.... - Lot 135 - Coutau-Bégarie
The gardens of the Villa Medici, Italy, ca. 1770-1780
Folded fan, called "Grand Tour", the double sheet in cream skin painted with a red, yellow and green decoration of grotesques inspired by the recently discovered Pompeian frescoes. In the centre, a view of the gardens of the Villa Medici in Rome, in pen and ink, heightened with gouache wash.
Reverse side decorated with butterflies and arabesques.
Ivory mount* without decoration.
H.t. 25,9 cm - H.f. 12,5 cm (accidents and restorations of the leaf)
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