Tortoise shell, silk, paint
closed: 11 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1 in. ( 29.2 x 4.4 x 2.5 cm )
painted: on obverse of leaf: "M. Lasnier"
Fan with tortoise shell guards and sticks, and black silk leaf with wedding scene painted on obverse.
This fan was given to the donor's mother, Anne Loundes Langdon Townsend, by her stepfather, Philip Schuyler.
Gift of Marchesa Anne Pellegrini-Quarantotti
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.