Small fan of light carved and painted horn

French
Early 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1000

Medium or Technique

Horn; carved and painted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Entire fan made up of sticks of delicately carved open work of stylized plan design enclosed by geometric forms, one row near top of rosettes in oval medallions painted with blue, yellow and red, top edge painted in polychrome minute floral design.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins