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Double paper leaf with gilded hand-colored etching.Obverse: scene of three women with a lyre. Possibly an operatic scene. Reverse: plain paper with small gold ornamentation. Carved bone sticks with metallic…
Acquired: 1949Medium: paper leaf with gilded hand-colored etching, carved bone sticks with metallic foil decoration, mother-of-pearl rivetObject ID: 18382461
Folding fan with a leaf of white bobbin lace with swirling floral patterns. Sticks of plain mother-of-pearl, with a wide white silk ribbon.
Acquired: 1949Medium: linen bobbin lace leaf, mother-of-pearl sticks, silk ribbonObject ID: 18382949
Pleated fan. Gilded paper leaf with hand-colored lithograph. Obverse: rustic fisherpeople against a landscape with water, and scrolling gold borders. Sticks are sandalwood with pierced designs and inlaid steel discs.…
Acquired: 1951Medium: gilded paper leaf with hand-colored lithograph, sandalwood sticks, pierced and inlaid with steel discs, brass ball with silk and metallic tasselObject ID: 18386625
Pleated fan. Metallic net leaf backed with black chiffon. Obverse: decorated with bands and diamonds of black sequins and paillettes sewn on taffeta as well as metal net. Carved sandalwood…
Acquired: 1951Medium: metallic net leaf backed with silk, embroidered with sequins and paillettes, carved and pierced sandalwood sticksObject ID: 18386627
Pleated fan with needle lace leaf showing royal procession, lined with net. Ivory sticks. Guards have raised bumps in imitation of bamboo.
Acquired: 1951Medium: needle-lace leaf lined with silk net, ivory sticksObject ID: 18388991
Pleated folding fan with a black silk gauze leaf, painted with Cupid in a heart-shaped framework at center, surrounded by figures in costumes from various periods and locations. Black carved…
Acquired: 1952Medium: painted silk gauze leaf, carved and painted wood sticksObject ID: 18390347
Pleated fan. Leaf of black mousseline de soie; obverse applied with scalloped band of same material; decorated with steel sequins of varying shapes arranged in flower shapes, swags and lines.…
Acquired: 1952Medium: silk leaf with applied silk, and steel sequins, tortoise shell sticks and bailObject ID: 18391171
Pleated fan. Leaf of painted paper backed with parchment. Obverse: an allegorical scene depicting a hero returning from war. Reverse: foliage sprays in gilt. Sticks of carved and pierced ivory,…
Acquired: 1952Medium: paper leaf backed with parchment, gilded and painted with watercolour, carved and pierced ivory sticks with silver and gold spangles, mother-of-pearl plaque at rivetObject ID: 18391161
Pleated fan. Leaf is a single layer of white net, obverse appliquéd with gilt spangles and mirror-like steel in varied shapes. Guards and sticks of amber colored horn, pierced and…
Acquired: 1952Medium: silk net leaf embroidered with gilt spangles and steel pieces, pierced horn sticks with gilt piquésObject ID: 18391141
Pleated fan. Parchment leaf painted in gouache. Obverse: a classical Roman scene set in the Roman forum. In the foreground, a man (Marcus) points out a maiden (Virginia), accompanied by…
Acquired: 1952Medium: parchment leaf painted in gouache, carved and pierced mother-of-pearl sticks overlaid with gold and silver foil, rivet set with a faceted stoneObject ID: 18391123