Fan with painted gray-white paper leaf

English
about 1775–90


Object Place: England

Dimensions

50 cm (19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.299

Medium or Technique

Painted paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Small painted and silvered sprays of flowers in manner of Spitalsfield silks; light brown paper band at top. Carved ivory sticks, blades form decorative motif when closed. Mother-of-pearl rings on rivet.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection