Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1760s

GUSN

GUSN-33792

Description

Fan: narrow carved and pierced ivory sticks; silver paper leaf, decoupe border; painted w/ vignette of one woman, 2 men (one plays fiddle), w/ view of castle; basket of flowers and fruits on sides; border w/ frame of pink and blue scrolls and flowers; reverse painted w/ pink rose and rosebud; Box: wooden, covered w/ black paper, 2 metal latches; lined w/ large scale floral paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Vegetable Ivory
Painted
Carved
Landscape
FAN & BOX

Inscription

Tag: ""6 A"".

Additional Identification Number

1931.34A,B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Estate of William B. de las Casas

Accession Number

1931.34AB