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Fan with engraved and painted white silk leaf

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Center stipple engraved medallion of three children and sheep in pastoral setting, two Classical medallions to sides flanked by four Wedgwood style cameos, embroidered borders of brass sequins and gilt-silver chain; floral swags and gilt decorative details, green and purple decorative border,...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

English, or French for the English market, late 18th century

Object Place

England, or France for the English market


52 cm (20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; Engraving


Textiles and Fashion Arts