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Painted vellum leaf. Chinoiserie design of three vignettes with gilt borders, vase and branch left, man and woman seated center, two birds and tree right; white flowering trees at sides; decorative gilt border with red painted details; two mica peepholes with gilt-silver borders. Carved and...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

French, about 1775

Object Place

France

Dimensions

53 cm (20 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.225

Medium or Technique

Vellum; painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes