Pansy fan

American (Braintree, Massachusetts)
1885–1910
Painted by Grace E.A. Ford (1885), For Allen Fan Company (American, 1885–1910), Other artist Allen


Object Place: Braintree, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

36.5 x 66.4 x 3.6 cm (14 3/8 x 26 1/8 x 1 7/16 in.) open

Accession Number

1976.373

Medium or Technique

Silk gauze, pigment, wood, brass, mother-of-pearl

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan with painted silk guaze leaf. Large pansy with five bees, painted by Grace E.A. Ford (Mrs. George Keiswetter). Wavy carved and gilded wood sticks. Mother-of-pearl buttons on rivet. Brass ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection