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Gift of Sarah M. Spooner
Fans of the Eighteenth Century, Textiles Education Gallery, de Young Museum, 9/25/18 – 4/28/19
Fans in Fashion, Legion of Honor, 5/23/81 - 8/30/81
Leaf of vellum with opaque watercolor and gold paint with three central figures in conversation and two additional figures at right. Reverse shows a small building. Sticks and guards of carved, and incised ivory with applied gold leaf and paint. Mother-of-pearl backing on guards. Glass jewel and copper alloy rivet.