Brise' Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-7494

Description

Small ivory fan; carved ivory sticks with cream silk ribbon; shield shape with pagodas in center; surrounded by figures, trees, birds; sticks are comb-like.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brisé fans
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
silk (textile)
Chinoiserie
shields (motifs)
Vegetable Ivory
Silk
Carved
Shield
Pagoda
Chinoiserie
FAN

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1988.510