Object Place: France
Guard: 24 cm (9 7/16 in.); maximum open: 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk leaf painted in gouache; pierced and painted ebony sticks; steel
Not On View
Stiff black silk gauze leaf. “The Concert,” pastel painted scene in center medallion with four players; bagpipes and horn left and guitar and horns right with swags of flowers and ribbon. Pierced ebony blades painted in floral design; guards form guitar with strings when closed, fastened by button at top; steel ring.
Gift of Esther Oldham to MFA, June 9, 1976.