Object Place: France
25 cm (9 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 41.3 x 20.7 cm
Medium or Technique
Glass beads on looped network
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Hand screen of strung glass beads (called sablé) held together with looping stitches. Carved wooden handle, screen lined in pink silk. White ground with yellow balloon in center, two birds holding heart at top, two faces blowing wind below. Good condition.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, to the MFA 1943
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection