An extremely rare China trade painted paper and finely carved ivory
fan painted with a detailed scene of the Hongs on the waterfront in
Canton including western ships at anchor in the harbor.
American flag is featured towards the left.
The fan retains its original black and gilt lacquer box.
Canton, circa 1840
11" X 21"
Box 12 1/2 X 2 1/2 X 2 H