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Fan

Fan

  • Place of origin:

    England (Made)

  • Date:

    1700-1730 (made)

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sir Matthew Digby Wyatt and Lady Wyatt

  • Museum number:

    2173-1876

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Fan, mount made from silk, painted with a Watteau group, trophies, and flowers, outlined in tambour work, and spangled. The stick and guards made from ivory, carved, pierced and gilt, the guards filled in with lace over foil. English, early 18th century

Place of Origin

England (Made)

Date

1700-1730 (made)

Dimensions

Length: 11 in

Object history note

Given by Sir Matthew Digby Wyatt and Lady Wyatt

Descriptive line

1700-30, British; Painted silk. Musical trophies

Materials

Silk; Material; Material; Ivory; Lace

Techniques

Painted; Tambour; Technique; Carving; Technique

Categories

Fans

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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