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Ivory fan

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Fifteen carved ivory sticks. White kid leaf painted by Beck. Girl catching birds--reverse, cherub with scroll.

Provenance

Given to Mrs. Croft by her aunt Miss Susan Weld.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

American, 19th century

Dimensions

27.2 x 51 x 2.7 cm (10 11/16 x 20 1/16 x 1 1/16 in.) fan open

Accession Number

01.6695

Medium or Technique

Leather with pigment, ivory, gold foil, metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes