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"The Dancer Camargo" fan
"The Dancer Camargo" fan
Date:
ca. 1900
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Ivory, Silk, Glass Jewel, Gilded Copper Alloy; Oil Painted And Varnished (imitation Vernis Martin) Sticks And Guards, Grosgrain Ribbon, Rivet
Dimensions:
17.8 cm (7 in.) length; 31.8 cm (12 1/2 in.) width (open)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1998.125.1
Acquisition Date:
1998-12-10
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Jane Houston and Mr. and Mrs. John Dixon Lannom

Exhibition History:

Fans of the Eighteenth Century, Textiles Education Gallery, de Young Museum, 3/31/18 - 11/2/18
Gallery 9A, Legion of Honor, 4/02 - 9/02

Sticks and guards of ivory with oil paint and varnish (imitation vernis Martin), showing scene after Nicolas Lancret's paintings of ballerina Marie-Anne de Cupis de Camargo. Sticks and guards joined at top by a silk grosgrain ribbon. Glass jewel and gilded copper alloy rivet.