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Medium:
Painted paper leaf, turned wood handle
Type:
costume & accessories
Handscreen
Made in:
Paris, France
Date:
18th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Handscreen with hand-painted paper leaf and turned wood handle. Obverse: rustic interior scene showing a bearded man with a pot on his head emerging from a large cooking vessel before a group of men; two women observe from the window. Reverse: paper painted with flowers, with three applied engravings with French text.
Accession Number:
1927-17-7
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4c5b6f74b-3823-495a-a5f1-f093e0406ffa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1927-17-7