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© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

fan / drawing

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Unmounted fan-leaf, with a woman seated asleep in a cave with two sleeping children; near her, a burning lamp, a bat, and an owl; body of fan filled with arabesques and grotesques; on reverse, the Temple of Vesta. 1770-1800. Watercolour on chicken skin.

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Rome, Italy

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