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Fan
Fan
Date:
ca. 1770
Location:
de Young
Gallery 60A
Century:
Media:
Silk, Metal, Tortoiseshell, Metal; Satin, Plain Weave Ribbon, Plaited Ribbon, Sequins, Carved And Incised Sticks And Guards With Mother-of-pearl Underlay And Applied Gold And Silver Foil, Rivet
Dimensions:
49 cm (19 5/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
2006.142.3
Acquisition Date:
2006-12-31
Credit Line:

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

Exhibition History:

Fans of the Eighteenth Century, Textiles Education Gallery, de Young Museum, 3/31/18 - 9/23/18

Leaf of silk satin with silk plain weave ribbon, silk and metal plaited ribbon, and sequins. Central cartouche of woman at her toilette with a man offering a nosegay. Sticks and guards of carved and incised tortoiseshell with mother-of-pearl underlay and applied gold and silver foil. Metal rivet.