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Brisé fan

French
about 1850–60


Object Place: France

Dimensions

43 cm (16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.260

Medium or Technique

Painted paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Leaf of “feather-shaped” segments of light blue painted paper mounted on sticks with silvered stylized floral design; embosses design of val lace. Pierced ivory sticks in feather stitch motif. Mother-of-pearl buttons on rivet. Blue silk tassel depends from stylized brass ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection