Fan leaf

English
1853


Object Place: England

Dimensions

56 x 30.3 cm (22 1/16 x 11 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.584

Medium or Technique

Silk; Painted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Unmounted silk fan leaf. Painted design of Ball for Queen Victoria, 1853: many figures in costume in large hall, orchestra to rear; decorative floral border. Original frame, gilt mat. Label on frame: “Arthur H. Staples, Carver, Gilder, and Picture Frame Manufacturer, 201 High Road, Kilburn, London, N.W.”

Credit Line

Oldham Collection