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Brisé fan

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Lacquered fan, inner blades on both sides of the fan have male and female figures in a natural setting surrounded by gold floral motifs. Guards are also decorated with gold flowers.

Provenance

Gift from Mrs. Donald Scott to the MFA, October 11, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Donald Scott

Chinese, Qing Dynasty, 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 19.5cm (7 11/16in.)

Accession Number

67.958

Medium or Technique

Lacquered wood

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes