Long fan of peacock feathers

French, used in America
early 20th century


Object Place: France; Place of Use: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

60.7 cm (23 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.353

Medium or Technique

Peacock feathers, mother-of-pearl

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long fan of peacock feathers graduated in length with shortest feathers on outside edges, mother-of-pearl fan sticks, three feathers broken.

Provenance

Inherited by Misses Aimee and Rosamund Lamb; Gift to the MFA, 1951

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb