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Description

Narrow carved and pierced ivory/bone(?) sticks; silvered decoupe' paper leaf painted with Chinese man picking fruit, with bird and floral spray at right; small spray painted on back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
c.1760s
Material
carving (processes)
découpage (image making technique)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Carved
carving (processes)
Chinoiserie
Classical Figure
Decoupage
découpage (image making technique)
FAN
fans (equipment)
ivory (tooth component)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1925.130
GUSN
7354

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