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Vellum, painted with opaque watercolor, applied stipple engraving, applied embossed paper and mica, ivory and wood sticks, mother of pearl and brass rivet. Painted fan with Neoclassical decoration, central cartouche of a woman painting a silhouette of her classically garbed sitter. Condition:...

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Credit Line

Gift of Nancy Southgate

European, late 18th or early 19th century

Object Place

Europe

Dimensions

26.03 cm (10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1997.122

Medium or Technique

Vellum

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes