Brisé fan

probably French
1800–30


Object Place: probably France

Dimensions

18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2093

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brisé fan, beige silk connecting ribbon. Horn sticks with painted Chinese figures among gold painted swags and decorative motifs. Red stone studs in rivet. Condition: paint worn in places, tops of some blades missing.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection