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Mourning fan
Mourning fan
Date:
1760–1770
Location:
de Young
Gallery 60A
Century:
Media:
Paper, Ivory, Copper Alloy; Black Ink And Wash, Carved And Incised Sticks And Guards, Rivet
Dimensions:
26.7 cm (10 1/2 in.) length; 50.2 cm (19 3/4 in.) width (open)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Given by Whitney Warren 10 years after his sister's death

Accession Number:
1978.10.4
Acquisition Date:
1979-01-04
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Reginald Rives

Exhibition History:

Fans of the Eighteenth Century, Textiles Education Gallery, de Young Museum, 3/31/18 - 9/23/18
Fans in Fashion, Legion of Honor, 5/23/81 - 8/30/81

Leaf of paper with black ink and wash with scene of a man departing a woman. On reverse, two graves with crosses. Sticks and guards of carved and incised ivory. Copper alloy rivet.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”