Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1750

GUSN

GUSN-31916

Description

FAN (A): Narrow pierced ivory sticks, guard sticks are also carved; kidskin leaf, painted with scene of reclining woman near foundation with angel and cupids, and man with laurel wreath; reverse is painted with delicate floral trail. BOX (B): Cylindrical, covered with green, red and brown floral paper; top is missing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
kidskin
painting (coating)
allegory (artistic device)
mythology (literary genre)
scenes (depictions)
Kid
Vegetable Ivory
Carved
Painted
Classical Figure
Allegory
Mythology
Scenic
FAN

Inscription

Tag: ""15 A"".

Additional Identification Number

1928.25A,B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Accession Number

1928.25AB