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Brisé fan with box

Brisé fan with box
Title
Brisé fan with box
Date 
1870-1900
Medium 
Sandalwood, paint, cardboard, textile, metal
Dimensions 
Overall (fan closed): 6 3/8 x 1 1/4 x 5/8 in. (16.2 x 3.2 x 1.6 cm) Box: 1 5/8 x 8 1/8 x 1 3/8 in. ( 4.1 x 20.6 x 3.5
Description 
Sandalwood brisé fan with painted rococo style decoration on obverse and reverse; center of obverse with garden scene in oval frame with seated female figure and standing male figure holding stringed instrument; reverse with basket of flowers and floral wreath at center; in shaped cardboard box covered in pink, green, and beige textile with woven stripe and floral pattern and lined with ivory-colored satin.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Sandford D. Foot
Object Number 
1946.101ab
Marks 
stamped in gold: on satin lining inside of box lid: "DREICER & Co. / 560 Fifth Avenue / NEW YORK"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group