Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

ca. 1890

GUSN

GUSN-48338

Description

Ebonized wooden sticks and guards with floral carving; pierced under leaf; ivory chiffon leaf handpainted with wisteria; deep border of black lace; metal ring and washer; black silk cord and knobs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
chiffon
staining
ebony (color)
painting (image-making)
hand-painted
lace (needlework)
piercing
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
floral patterns
flower (plant material)
Silk
Lace
Chiffon
Carved
Pierced
Painted
Ebonized
Wisteria
FAN

Inscription

Signed in ink at center of leaf: ""Garindy"".

Maker

Possibly Garindy (Painter)

Accession Number

1970.317