Fan leaf

French
about 1775


Object Place: France

Dimensions

54.7 x 30.8 cm (21 9/16 x 12 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.582

Medium or Technique

Painted paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Unmounted double paper fan leaf. Gouache painted Louis XVI design. Obverse: dancing figures and animals in pastoral setting by stream, building to rear. Reverse: pastoral vignette with rooster, two hens, peacock and peahen.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection