Fan

French (Chantilly)
About 1887


Object Place: Chantilly, France

Dimensions

35 cm (13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.557

Medium or Technique

Mother of pearl, bobbin lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black bobbin lace fan; design of roses, morning glories, carnations, etc., narrow border of rosette-like blossoms; mother-of-pearl sticks carved in open-work design and set with gilded dots.

Provenance

Said to have been made for the Paris Exposition.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Schoenhut