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Gentleman's fan

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Lithographed and painted paper leaf. Obverse: large center vignette of Cortez capturing Montezuma II, in chains; two small floral medallions to sides, gilt and red scrollwork borders, painted floral motifs on bronze and deep blue background. Reverse: center chinoserie vignette, signed...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

Spanish, about 1848

Object Place

Spain

Dimensions

73 cm (28 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1976.280

Medium or Technique

Lithograph on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes