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Painted fan

Paper leaf. Obverse: gouache painted Oriental design of figures to either side of table with parrots above against dark brown background; decorative floral border on purple background at top. Reverse: painted flowers center, two small parrots to sides, butterfly right, blue and orange garland...

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Credit Line

Oldham Collection

French, 1775

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1976.219

Medium or Technique

Paper; painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes