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Brise' Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Dark brown wooden brise' style fan, painted with white violets and leaves; brown tassel with braided ring. BOX (B,C): Cardboard covered with glossy white paper.

Details

Maker
Klein, Auguste (Maker)
Date
1860s
Inscriptions
Box: 1) (on cover:) ""AUGte KLEIN / 6. Bd DES CAPUCINES"". 2) (on bottom:) ""2 Wooden Fans"".
Location of origin
Paris, France
Material
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
brisé fans
FAN & BOX
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Painted
painting (coating)
Silk
silk (textile)
Violet
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1935.568A-C
GUSN
37840

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