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Fan

A work made of ivory guards and sticks, etched and carved; metal and mother-of-pearl insets; paper mount painted; gold leaf; metal pin with imitation gemstones.
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  • A work made of ivory guards and sticks, etched and carved; metal and mother-of-pearl insets; paper mount painted; gold leaf; metal pin with imitation gemstones.

Date:

18th century

Artist:

France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Fan

Origin

France

Date

Made 1701–1800

Medium

Ivory guards and sticks, etched and carved; metal and mother-of-pearl insets; paper mount painted; gold leaf; metal pin with imitation gemstones

Dimensions

29.5 × 50.5 cm (11 5/8 × 19 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1891.89

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