Feather Brise' Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880s

GUSN

GUSN-29422

Description

Gray enamelled wood sticks and guards, carved, painted with gold and silver; gray feather leaf with painted central scene of a woman kneeling in prayer at a chapel prie-dieu, in pink, brown, white and green; mother of pearl washers, metal ring with silver cord and gold tassel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brisé fans
accessories
carving (processes)
feather (material)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
feather (material)
Feather
Silk
Painted
Carved
Classical Figure
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1922.172