Fan (buchae)

Korean


Object Place: Korea

Dimensions

27 x 41 cm (10 5/8 x 16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.448

Medium or Technique

Silk, bamboo, paper, ink

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan (buchae) with ink landscape painting and poem in Chinese calligraphy on plain-weave silk over a bamboo framework (exposed on reverse). There is a bamboo handle and black paper binding around the edge of the fan.

Provenance

Oldham Collection; gift to the MFA on June 9, 1976

Credit Line

Oldham Collection