Fan: Blind-man's Bluff

English
18th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: length--11" spread--19"

Accession Number

24.427

Medium or Technique

Paper and ivory

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Twenty-four pierced, ivory sticks, decorated with painting and gilt. Guards carved and painted in floral design. Mounted with paper painted in the French manner. Children playing “Blind man’s-buff.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Robert Grant