Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24074

Description

Split bamboo and paper fan w/ painted or printed design on one side of birds, bamboo and two men in black, brown and blue. Handle is a piece of bamboo, squared and painted black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
bamboo (material)
carving (processes)
cutting (dividing)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
bamboo (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
men (male humans)
Bamboo
Unidentified Paper
Cut
Transfer Printed
Painted
Bird
Carved
Men
FAN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

A.A. Vantine & Co.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Dimensions

12.25 x 6.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4983

Places

New York state (United States)