Object Place: Europe
Guard: 29 cm (11 7/16 in.); maximum open: 50 cm (19 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Paper leaf printed and handcolored; painted and lightly polished wood sticks
Not On View
Two concentric narrow paper leaves. Obverse: three chinoiserie scenes, man in temple, left; figures around man in cabriolet, center; man and boy under tree, right; stylized floral border (upper leaf); musicians center, other figures and floral border (lower leaf). Reverse: swags of painted flowers (upper leaf); left to right: vase, bird in tree, drum and sticks, musicians, man with cart, houses, woman with parasol (lower leaf). Light polished wood sticks with painted floral designs.
Gift of Esther Oldham to MFA, June 9, 1976.