Chinese Cabriolet Fan

Chinese Cabriolet Fan
Chinese Cabriolet Fan
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood, Lacquer,paper
Dimensions:
28 x 50 cm (11 x 19 11/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
2006.142.1
Acquisition Date:
2006-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of John R. Pershing in memory of Frances R. Pershing

Black wooden sticks and guards lacquered in gold. Painted paper leafs. Front leaf shows an interior with people(upper) and flowers, fruits and insects(lower). On the back the upper leaf shows fruits, flowers and insects and the lower one shows a landscape with boats and a village. Fragile, damage to the lower leaf, crudely repaired.

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