Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1850s

GUSN

GUSN-40152

Description

Black lacquered fan, broad wooden sticks and guards; painted with pink roses and gilding; glossy purple paper leaf, short; most with three lithographed medallions; figured multicolor; surrounded by gilt scrolls; plain reverse; black silk cord and tassel; held together with wire.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
lithography
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
floral patterns
rose (genus)
Unidentified Paper
Painted
Lithography
Rose
Classical Figure
Fan

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Grace S. Leavitt

Accession Number

1939.71