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Painted fan

Paper leaf. Obverse: center vignette of man greeting two seated women, gilt border, flanked by gilt floral medallions, medallions with vases and gilt borders to outside; floral sprays between; black background; decorative pink and black border. Reverse: simple flower center, stylized floral border....

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

French, about 1780

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1976.230

Medium or Technique

Painted paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes