Fan: Finding of Moses

Italian (Venice)
late 18th century


Dimensions

50 x 28 cm (19 11/16 x 11 in.); Legacy dimension: .50 spread. .28 L.

Accession Number

99.659

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Carved openwork pearl sticks, painted in colors and gold; paper leaf finely painted in rich colors -“The Finding of Moses”? This is thought to be printed and stripped over with watercolors.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. John H. Thorndike