Pleated fan and case

  • Year: early 20th century
  • Location: United States

Pleated fan. Painted and gilded paper leaf. Obverse: garden scene of a woman and young girl painting. Ends decorated with designs in gold and colors on green ground. Reverse: scene of three women fishing by a stream. Gilt bronze guards and sticks, guards with oval enamel plaques and cut steel. Amethyst paste rivet head. In plain white satin covered box (pictured here).

Pleated fan and case is available in the public domain via Creative Commons No Copyright .

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection | Source: Smithsonian Institution

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