Feather brisé fan

1915–25


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Guard: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.); Feathers: 25-47 cm (9 13/16-18 1/2 in.); maximum open: 56 cm (22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3166

Medium or Technique

Dyed feathers with irregular markings; reformed protein blades

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long, sharply pointed dyed orange feathers with irregular black markings mounted on sixteen dark reformed protein blades.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley to MFA, September 14, 1950.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley