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Fan with painted leaf, lower half red silk satin, upper half white cotton tarlatan. Three bluebirds, fence, trees and balloon, painted by George Keiswetter. Stripe grained hornbeam sticks gilt embossed. Ivory rings on rivet. Steel ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

American, about 1899

Object Place

Braintree, Massachusettes, United States

Dimensions

35.2 x 58 x 3 cm (13 7/8 x 22 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.) fan open

Accession Number

1976.367

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, cotton gauze, pigment, wood, brass, bone, paper, cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes