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"Diana and the Maidens" fan (a) and case (b)
"Diana and the Maidens" fan (a) and case (b)
Date:
1740–1750
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Paper, Ivory, Mother-of-pearl, Copper Alloy; Opaque Watercolor And Gold Paint, And Selectively Applied Glaze, Carved, Incised, And Gilded Sticks And Guards, Pivot, Rivet
Dimensions:
28.6 cm (11 1/4 in.) length; 50.2 cm (19 3/4 in.) width (open)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1956.82a-b
Acquisition Date:
1957-01-14
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd F. Reighley

Exhibition History:

Fans of the Eighteenth Century, Textiles Education Gallery, de Young Museum, 3/31/18 - 11/2/18
Gallery 9A, Legion of Honor, 4/03 - 9/03
Fans in Fashion, Legion of Honor, 5/23/81 - 8/30/81
Century of Brides, 1978

Leaf of paper with opaque watercolor, gold paint, and selectively applied glaze showing scene of Diana and huntresses. On reverse, painted scene of Minerva in battle dress. Sticks and guards of carved, incised, and gilded ivory with chinoiserie designs. Mother-of-pearl pivot; and copper alloy rivet.