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Maker/s

Unknown

Collection

C.B. Marlay

Category

fans

Name

folding fan

School/Style

Neoclassical

Description

Folding fan, silk, central cartouche painted and heavily embroidered with gold sequins and spangles. Small sticks made from horn and ivory alternately, and painted with cut-steels piqué. White paste button and tubular rivet.

Production Notes

French or English?

Production Place

France (country) ()

French (nationality)

England (country) ()

English (nationality)

Technique Description

silk, painted and heavily embroidered with gold sequins and spangles. Small sticks made from horn and ivory, painted with cut-steels piqué. White paste button and tubular rivet.

Dimensions

length: (guards): 24 cm
width: (whole): 42.5 cm

Period

late 18th century

Date

circa 1790

Provenance

bequeathed: Marlay, Charles Brinsley 1912 (Filtered for: Applied Arts collection)

C.B. Marlay Bequest

Other Notes

Accession Number

MAR.M.242-1912 (Applied Arts)
(Reference Number: 118058; Input Date: 2004-12-07 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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