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Painted fan

French
about 1875


Object Place: France

Dimensions

41.5 cm (16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.267

Medium or Technique

Silk; Painted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black silk gauze leaf. Painted design of staked chained turtles approaching lotus pad; detail embroidered with brass, steel and green sequins and gilt-silver yarn; signed “Jack.” Ebony sticks decorated with gilt and piqué work; small metal turtle with metal and pearl chain at head of obverse guardstick.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection