Fan with lithographed and gouache painted narrow paper leaf

Spanish
about 1850


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

51 cm (20 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.277

Medium or Technique

Paper; lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Obverse: figures looking at painting. Reverse: figures in pastoral setting. Gilt and painted floral scrollwork at sides and borders, narrow gilt band at borders. Carved mother-of-pearl sticks heavily ornamented with gilt-silver and copper, gold foil backing on guards. Diamond paste studs in rivet. White silk tassel embroidered with gilt-silver yarns and lavendar beads depends from stylized gilt ring ornamented with six topazes.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection