Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1770s

GUSN

GUSN-40616

Description

Long, narrow wooden sticks and guards; blue painted design on guards; paper leaf painted with oriental figures and flowers in blue, pink and red; pen and ink branch on reverse; mother of pearl washer; silk tape wrapped around guards.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Orientalism
Unidentified Paper
Painted
Orientalism
Classical Figure
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Hope Gray

Accession Number

1940.519