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"Led by Love" fan
"Led by Love" fan
Date:
ca. 1780
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Paper, Bone, Mother-of-pearl, Iron; Etched With Engraved Lettering, Opaque Watercolor, Watercolor, And Metallic Paint, Incised Guards With Metal Foil, Sticks, Pivot, Rivet
Dimensions:
27.8 cm (10 15/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
56.27.1
Acquisition Date:
1956-06-01
Credit Line:

Bequest of Charlotte Cerf Elsasser

Exhibition History:

Fans of the Eighteenth Century, Textiles Education Gallery, de Young Museum, 9/25/18 – 4/28/19

Leaf of etched paper with engraved lettering, opaque watercolor, watercolor, and metallic paint with central cartouche showing a young couple playing music together. Undecorated on reverse. Guards of incised bone with metal foil, and sticks of bone. Mother-of-pearl pivot and iron rivet.