Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-47244

Description

Pierced and carved ivory sticks and guards; white satin leaf painted with scene of a woman knitting leaning up against a tree, with a hunter looking on; also present are geese and a dog; arched metal handle with pearl rivets.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
piercing
satin
figure- and animal-derived motifs
dog (animal)
geese
hunters (people)
women (female humans)
Vegetable Ivory
Satin
Pierced
Carved
Painted
Huntsmen
Woman
Goose
Dog
FAN

Inscription

Signed ""A. Laurence"".

Related Items

Title Fan Accession Number 1932.221A

Maker

Possibly Laurence, A. (Painter)

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds

Accession Number

1965.219