Large white lace fan

Flemish (Brussels)
19th century


Object Place: Brussels, Flanders

Dimensions

34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

49.1896

Medium or Technique

Mother-of-pearl; bobbin appliqué, net, needlepoint

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bobbin appliqué on net with minute dots in needlepoint; spray of flowers spreading to sides from center of fan; small scale flowering design of vine forming scalloped edge; mounted on mother-of-pearl sticks.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. Bertram Williams