Fan with engraved and painted white silk leaf
Object Place: England
49 cm (19 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: center stipple engraved medallion “Music” (after Bartolozzi), two gouache painted medallions with putti to sides, embroidered brass sequin borders; four Wedgwood style painted cameos, painted floral swags and decorative motifs and borders ornamented with brass sequins; narrow gilt band at top. Reverse: three simple floral swags, some blue outlining of obverse design. Pierced ivory blades ornamented with gilt-silver; cut steel guards. Condition: cannot close due to repairs.