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Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Narrow carved and pierced ivory sticks, painted with pink and blue flowers and gold paint; kidskin leaf painted with pastoral scene of man (peasant) and two women near tree, with castle in background; floral border; reverse painted with landscape with castle/ruins in distance, with floral trail above. BOX (B,C): Cylindrical, covered with red and green floral paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1750
Material
ivory (tooth component)
kidskin
painting (coating)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Classical Figure
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
ivory (tooth component)
Kid
kidskin
Painted
painting (coating)
pastoral
Pastoral
scenes (depictions)
Scenic
Vegetable Ivory
Accession Number
1928.24A-C
GUSN
7356

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