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"Pagoda" fan

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Painted vellum leaf, primarily in blue and pink tones. Obverse: royal lady with attendants before summer house; floral borders and gilt details. Reverse: man offering woman flowers, simple pastoral setting; purple and green floral borders. Carved ivory sticks form pagoda when closed, chinoiserie...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

Dutch, About 1750


29 cm (11 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Vellum, ivory; painted


Textiles and Fashion Arts