Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1885-1890

GUSN

GUSN-53224

Description

Long, varnished wooden sticks and guards with carved design painted in gold; large cotton leaf printed on one side with seven figures in 18th Century dress watching a fiddler and a monkey in a pastoral setting; in blue, green, yellow, pink and brown; metal ring and rivet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
cotton (textile)
painting (coating)
printing (process)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
musicians
monkeys (animals)
pastoral
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Painted
Carved
Monkey
Fiddler
Classical Figure
Pastoral
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1942.918