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Fan

Date:
late 18th century
Culture:
British
Medium:
Ivory, paper
Dimensions:
L. 10 1/2 x W. 19 1/4 inches (26.7 x 48.9 cm.)
Classification:
Fans
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Henry J. Bernheim, 1959
Accession Number:
59.13.4
Not on view
Mrs. Henry J. Bernheim (until 1959; to MMA)
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