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Magician's fan
Magician's fan
Date:
ca. 1890
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Ribbon Leaf, Paint, And Wood
Dimensions:
34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
52.23.4
Acquisition Date:
1952-10-29
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Donald Frothingham

Exhibition History:

Fans in Fashion, Legion of Honor, 5/23/81 - 8/30/81

Alternating rows of pink and green ribbon, opens from left to right as a normal fan. Opened from right to left, the leaf falls apart. Source: Bennett, Anna G. "Fans in Fashion." Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Co., 1981, p. 104. Known in France as an eventail a dislocation.