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Description

Ivory paper leaf printed with indoor scene of men & women in late 18th c. /early 19th c. dress, in pink , red, yellow, white & brown; back is painted grey; ebonized bamboo sticks; ivory guards with bugs painted in gilt; metal rivet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
bamboo (material)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Classical Figure
FAN
fans (equipment)
ivory (tooth component)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Possibly Spanish
printing (process)
Spanish
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.5445
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
890

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