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Unmounted fan leaf

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Unmounted paper fan leaf. Black engraved with three cartouches: Paris giving Venus a Golden Apple with two women, cupid, turkey, and a cow in pastoral setting center; Cupid on cloud over ships and shore left; Cupid on cloud over city right; stylized frames; urns on pedestals between; decorative...

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Provenance

Esther Oldham Collection, to MFA 1976

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

about 1637

Object Place

France

Dimensions

54 x 25.3 cm (21 1/4 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.567

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes