Fan

European (probably French or Spanish)
1860


Dimensions

Overall: 26.7cm (10 1/2in.) Other (open maximum): 48.9cm (19 1/4in.)

Accession Number

1985.898

Medium or Technique

Cotton, bone

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Painted cotton leaves. Design of five children in 18th century dress with a lamb between two floral sprays of cabbage roses, chrysanthemums, and forget-me-nots.
Bone sticks with cutwork design.

Fair condition

Credit Line

Gift of Rachel Wheeler and Eleanor Sayre