Fan: "Gothic Ruins"

Fan: "Gothic Ruins"
Fan: "Gothic Ruins"
Date:
ca. 1830
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Paint On Tortoise Shell?, Gilt Metal
Dimensions:
18.4 cm (7 1/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
English
Accession Number:
44659.5
Acquisition Date:
1918-10-10
Credit Line:

Bequest of Mrs. Morton Mitchell

Exhibition History:

Fans in Fashion CPLH 1981

Pictured in Fans in Fashion, pages 60 and 69. Relating to the gothic revival of the early 1800s, possibly a souvenir of a visit to a particular abbey ruin.

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