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Fan

A work made of mother of pearl (?), ribs, slips, and guardsticks; painted; silk, plain weave; painted; appliquéd with gilt- and silvered-metal spangles; gold leaf.
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  • A work made of mother of pearl (?), ribs, slips, and guardsticks; painted; silk, plain weave; painted; appliquéd with gilt- and silvered-metal spangles; gold leaf.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Fan

Origin

France

Date

Made 1800–1899

Medium

Mother of pearl (?), ribs, slips, and guardsticks; painted; silk, plain weave; painted; appliquéd with gilt- and silvered-metal spangles; gold leaf

Dimensions

19.4 × 35.2 cm (7 5/8 × 13 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Martin A. Ryerson Estate

Reference Number

1937.903

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