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Fan

French or Italian
1875–1900


Object Place: France or Italy

Dimensions

32 cm (12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.194

Medium or Technique

Silk; Painted silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan with painted silk satin leaf. Obverse: Red and green painted carnation plants on gold satin ground, red satin insert left. Reverse: Gold painted monogram “L R” (Louis Reggio) surmounted by coronet with bird and horse on red satin ground. Red satin binding at top. Ivory blades; carved ivory guards with carnations, monogram “L R” and coronet at heads. Red and gold silk tassels depend from ivory ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection