Folding fan

French
about 1905


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Guard: 24 cm (9 7/16); Maximum open: 42.5 cm (a6 3/4); Arc: 160°

Accession Number

53.2179

Medium or Technique

Silk satin leaf painted in watercolor, embroidered with sequins; ivory sticks; steel rivet and ring

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Double white silk satin leaf painted design of swan, water line outline below swan with silver sequins; ten plain ivory sticks; steel button and ring at rivet

Provenance

Gift of Mr. H. Wade White to MFA, September 10, 1953.

Credit Line

Gift of H. Wade White