Ivory and silver fan with painted panels decorated with balloon scene

Made:
after 1783 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

One fan. Ivory, carved sticks, silver inlay; painted panels. On left: Japanese girl, sewing. On right: Japanese girl, writing with one knee on the ground. Centre: Balloon. 10 1/2" x 20 1/2". 28x50cm

Details

Category:
Penn-Gaskell Collection
Object Number:
1950-313/10
type:
fan - costume accessory
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
credit:
Penn-Gaskell Collection

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