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Eighteen pierced ivory sticks. Leaf pale blue gauze decorated with gilt spangles. Muslin center with figure of woman painted on paper and applied. Leaf torn and one blade broken. Empire style. Given to Mrs. Croft by H. Hayden.

Provenance

Given to Mrs. Croft by H. Hayden.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

French, Early 19th century

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: length--6 1/4" spread--13 1/2"

Accession Number

01.6691

Medium or Technique

Cotton, paper and ivory

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes