Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Fan

Date:
mid-18th century
Culture:
Flemish
Medium:
Chicken skin, ivory.
Dimensions:
10 5/8 x 18 1/2 in. (27.0 x 47.0 cm)
Classification:
Fans
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Strong Shattuck, 1935
Accession Number:
35.80.25
Not on view
Mary Strong Shattuck (until 1935; bequeathed to MMA)
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