Fan

French
about 1880–1900
House of Duvelleroy (French, founded 1827)


Object Place: France

Dimensions

31 cm (12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.521

Medium or Technique

Point lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan with Belgian point lace appliquéd to white net leaf. Large-scale design of thistles and heather. Mother-of-pearl sticks, blades pierced above shoulders; inscribed “Duvelleroy” back of right blade. Yellow jewel studs in rivet (reverse missing). Brass chain ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection