American (Weymouth Landing, Mass.)
George Keiswetter (American (born in Germany), worked mid-19th century)
Object Place: Weymouth Landing, Massachussetts, USA
34 x 52 x 3 cm (13 3/8 x 20 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Feathers, celluloid, pigment, metal
Not On View
Feather fan. Figures from Kate Greenaway’s “Under the Window” (1878), painted by George Keiswetter, inscribed “copy.” Dyed black feathers mounted on Neopolitan shell (horn dyed to resemble tortoise-shell) sticks, maroon silk connecting ribbon. Neopolitan shell ring.