Cut or découpé fan

Dutch
About 1760–75


Dimensions

29 cm (11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.326

Medium or Technique

Paper leaf, ivory; painted, carved

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Plain paper leaf painted in purple, green and white. Obverse: chinoiserie flower, butterfly and vase with plant; cut lace pattern fills out leaf. Reverse: simple butterfly center. Carved ivory sticks with painted purple, green and white fruit basket and flowers on blades and chinoiserie scene on guards.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection