Object Place: Gebruder Rodeck, Vienna, Austria
Guard: 30.5 cm (12 in.); maximum open: 53 cm (20 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk leaf, painted, bordered with gilt; ivory sticks; ivory guards gilt, decorated with pearls, garnets, enamel, silver
Not On View
Obverse: pastoral vignette, two women walking left, couple sitting looking at statue, flower basket at feet center, woman with fan walking right, signed “E. Bayard”; gilt and painted decorative borders. Reverse: woman in dance attitude, two butterflies to sides, gilt border, beige silk leaf. Ivory sticks, obverse guard: gilt-silver floral motif ornamented with pearls and garnets, enamel plaque of woman in classical attitude; reverse guard: silver plaque etched “Stéphanie.” Garnet studs in rivet, silver ring. White satin on cardboard box, gilt edging, stamp “Gebrüder Rodeck, wien, K.K. Hoflieferanten” and logo.
Gift of Esther Oldham to MFA, June 9, 1976.