Unmounted double paper fan leaf

English (London)
1796
George Wilson, Sarah Ashton & Co. (1797)


Object Place: London, England

Dimensions

29.1 cm (11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.557

Medium or Technique

Paper; stipple

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Stipple engraved and hand colored scene “Shakespeare’s, Seven Ages,” seven numbered cartouches illustrating ages with appropriate inscriptions (from As You Like It), floral and emblematic trophies between; inscribed “G. Wilson, delt.” center, “Published 1st Jany. 1796, by Sarah Ashton, No. 28, Little Britain.”

Credit Line

Oldham Collection