Fan

Object Number: 
1955.46a
Date: 
ca. 1880
Medium: 
Tortoise shell, silk, paint
Dimensions: 
closed: 11 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1 in. ( 29.2 x 4.4 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
painted: on obverse of leaf: "M. Lasnier"
Description: 
Fan with tortoise shell guards and sticks, and black silk leaf with wedding scene painted on obverse.
Gallery Label: 
This fan was given to the donor's mother, Anne Loundes Langdon Townsend, by her stepfather, Philip Schuyler.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marchesa Anne Pellegrini-Quarantotti
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group