Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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folding fan
  • Spain
  • folding fan, mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: country unknown
  • mother of pearl, metal, gilding, lithograph, gouache
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0641
Description

Folding fan, pearl inlaid with gold. Hand-colored lithographs of ladies in a garden are cut to fit ogival frame formed by center slats and pasted on each side.