Fan

Fan
Fan
Date:
18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk, Ribbon, Metal Thread, Sequins
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

Front leaf of teal silk appliqued and embroidered with ribbon, metal thread and sequins. Central painted cartouche of a woman at her toilette with a man offering a nosegay. Leaf backed with red silk. Carved and gilded sticks and guards. Appears to be 18th century.

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