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Fan with painted silk leaf and Kate Greenaway figures. Obverse: figures bearing flowers in procession; figures looking over wall at top from "Over the Wall" (1878), painted on red silk satin. Reverse: Moon and geese from "The Cackling Geese," painted on red-orange silk. Painted by George...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

American, about 1878–85

Object Place

Weymouth Landing, Massachusettes, United States


36 x 64 x 3.5 cm (14 3/16 x 25 3/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wood sticks and silk leaf with pigment, silk cord and tassel


Textiles and Fashion Arts