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Fan, carved ivory sticks and plychrome painted paper. On front is painted a pastoral scene, with shepherdess and shepherd playin a tambourine, flowers, and trees. On back, a small scene showing a fisherman. Two sticks at right broken.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

English, 1760–90

Object Place

England

Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

60.1507

Medium or Technique

Carved ivory

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes