Folding Fan & Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1870

GUSN

GUSN-7467

Description

FAN (A): Abalone sticks; cream silk satin leaf painted with figure of female peasant; cream silk tassel. BOX (B,C): White with gold and white geometric pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (costume accessories)
accessories
abalone shell
painting (image-making)
hand-painted
satin
silk (textile)
textiles
pastoral
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Silk
Abalone
Satin
Painted
Woman
Pastoral
Unidentified Textile
FAN & BOX

Inscription

Printed label on box top: ""VANIER-CHARDIN / EVENTAILLISTE / 19, Rue Auber, 19. / PARIS / PARIS / MEDAILLE / 1855 / PARIS / MEDAILLE / 1867"".

Additional Identification Number

1990.531A,B,C

Maker

Vanier-Chardin (Maker)

Location of Origin

Paris, France

Accession Number

1990.531A-C