Fan

English
1760–90


Object Place: England

Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

60.1507

Medium or Technique

Carved ivory

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan, carved ivory sticks and plychrome painted paper. On front is painted a pastoral scene, with shepherdess and shepherd playing a tambourine, flowers, and trees. On back, a small scene showing a fisherman. Two sticks at right broken.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend