Yamato fan (transparent folding fan)

Japanese (Yamato)


Object Place: Yamato, Japan

Dimensions

29.5 cm (11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.437

Medium or Technique

Painted paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Collages

Plain painted brown paper leaf. Design fixed between leaves and revealed by holding up to light: family crest cener, butterflies and flowers to sides, conventionalized border at top and bottom. Bamboo sticks.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection