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Pansy fan

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Fan with painted silk guaze leaf. Large pansy with five bees, painted by Grace E.A. Ford (Mrs. George Keiswetter). Wavy carved and gilded wood sticks. Mother-of-pearl buttons on rivet. Brass ring.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

American (Braintree, Massachusetts), 1885–1910

Object Place

Braintree, Massachusetts, United States


36.5 x 66.4 x 3.6 cm (14 3/8 x 26 1/8 x 1 7/16 in.) open

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Medium or Technique

Silk gauze, pigment, wood, brass, mother-of-pearl


Textiles and Fashion Arts