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Small fan of light carved and painted horn

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Entire fan made up of sticks of delicately carved open work of stylized plan design enclosed by geometric forms, one row near top of rosettes in oval medallions painted with blue, yellow and red, top edge painted in polychrome minute floral design.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins

French, Early 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1000

Medium or Technique

Horn; carved and painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes