Fan with painted silk leaf

English
1878


Object Place: England

Dimensions

50 cm (19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.296

Medium or Technique

Silk; Painted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Scene of winged putti frolicing, three gulls, town left rear, figure under tree right, signed “Arthur Rotch ‘78”; narrow beige silk band at top. Carved and etched mother-of-pearl sticks in floral motif. Diamond paste studs in rivet. White silk and gilt-silver yarns and gilt-silver wire tassel depends from brass ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection