Fan

French or Belgian
about 1880


Object Place: France or Belgium

Dimensions

32.5 cm (12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.542

Medium or Technique

Duchesse lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan with Duchesse and Brussels point lace leaf. Floral design. Mother-of-pearl blades below shoulders and guards with etched and gilt, pink and black painted bird on flowering branch; pierced ivory blades above shoulders. Mother-of-pearl studs in rivet. White silk tassel depends from brass loop on brass ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection