Pleated fan

Silk leaf painted with gouache and embroidered with sequins and metallic thread; ivory sticks with wire screen and glass | c. 1785

Unknown Maker

Pleated fan with painted silk leaf. Obverse shows medallions containing putti with flower sprays in between. Center medallion has a frame of gold metallic sequins. The flowers have red spangles and gold sequins. Reverse has the same design drawn in r...
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