Spanish folding fan for a Lady visiting a Corrida
Idyllic scene of a spanish market in front of a bullfight arena.
Leafe made of fine leather (Canepin), front side with gouache painting. On the left side signature by: Bach, Madrid
The fan´s skeleton is made of mother of pearl, exquisitely carved, engraved and decorated with gold. The broader guard sticks are beautifully decorated with golden ornaments. The Rivet is made of mother of pearl and has a golden loop attached.
Span width: 63 cm
Date: Spain (Madrid) around 1880/90
Beautiful folding fan, with a silken etui, in perfect condition