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Lorgnette fan

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Lorgnette fan. Painted white silk and vellum leaf with glit-silver net inserts. Silk obverse: pastoral vignette of man giving garland to woman, woman and child looking on; vignettes of dancing man left, woman with baskets right; scrolling floral panels and baskets between and at borders, brass...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1760–80

Object Place

France

Dimensions

27.2 cm (10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2079

Medium or Technique

Silk; Painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes