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Fan: Couple with hurdy gurdy
Fan: Couple with hurdy gurdy
Date:
1740–1750
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Opaque Watercolor On Vellum (front) And Paper (back), Ivory And Gilt
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
25500.2
Acquisition Date:
1937-04-27
Credit Line:

Gift of Sarah M. Spooner

Couple seated on an island in a lake, he with a hurdy gurdy(Vielle a roue), she with a fan. The house in the background appears on the reverse. Painted sticks have cut-out areas backed with red foils.

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