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Plain paper leaf painted in purple, green and white. Obverse: chinoiserie flower, butterfly and vase with plant; cut lace pattern fills out leaf. Reverse: simple butterfly center. Carved ivory sticks with painted purple, green and white fruit basket and flowers on blades and chinoiserie scene on...

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Oldham Collection

Dutch, About 1760–75


29 cm (11 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Paper leaf, ivory; painted, carved


Textiles and Fashion Arts