Fan with engraved and painted white silk leaf
English, or French for the English market
late 18th century
Object Place: England, or France for the English market
52 cm (20 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Center stipple engraved medallion of three children and sheep in pastoral setting, two Classical medallions to sides flanked by four Wedgwood style cameos, embroidered borders of brass sequins and gilt-silver chain; floral swags and gilt decorative details, green and purple decorative border, narrow gilt band at top. Pierced ivory sticks with gilt-silver details, green and red foil backing on guards. Diamond paste studs in rivet.