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Description

Green paper leaf printed on one side with pastoral scene in gold; the reverse has 3 scenes - a bull fight, portrait of a matador, & a main at a train station; printed in red, yellow, blue, green, & brown; sticks & guards painted green, trimmed with gold, red, & blue scrolling; metal rivet & ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Printed in black above portrait of matador: ""LUIS MAZZANTINI""
Location of origin
Spain
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
bamboo (material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Bullfight
Bullfighting
Classical Figure
FAN
fans (equipment)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
pastoral
Pastoral
printing (process)
Spanish
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.6431
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
894

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