Chinese for export
Object Place: China
Overall: 19.5cm (7 11/16in.) Other (open maximum): 33.5cm (13 3/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Bone; paint; metal; silk satin weave
Not On View
Brisé fan with painted bone inner blades and cream colored silk satin connecting ribbon. Both sides of the fan show three painted pink and red floral medallions surrounded by a pierced bone and black painted details framed within a floral border. Metal ring and rivet.
Oldham Collection; Gift from Esther Oldham to the MFA, June 9, 1976