Fan with lithographed and painted paper leaf

Spanish
mid-19th century


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

53 cm (20 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.285

Medium or Technique

Paper; lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Obverse: pastoral scene with figures fording stream. Reverse: pastoral scene with two children, woman and man with gathered corn by stream. Gilt and painted floral motifs at sides and borders, narrow gilt band at top. Carved and pierced ivory sticks with gilt-silver details; flirting mirror with gilt frame on obverse guard, blue Wedgewood cameo in gilt frame on reverse guard. Green silk tassel depends from stylized brass ring. Condition: reverse guard broken.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection