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Fan (buchae)

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Fan (buchae) with ink landscape painting and poem in Chinese calligraphy on plain-weave silk over a bamboo framework (exposed on reverse). There is a bamboo handle and black paper binding around the edge of the fan.

Provenance

Oldham Collection; gift to the MFA on June 9, 1976

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

Korean,

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

27 x 41 cm (10 5/8 x 16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.448

Medium or Technique

Silk, bamboo, paper, ink

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes