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Folding Fan: M.327 & A-2015

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Folding Fan


Maker: Unknown




Folding fan with black gauze leaf, painted with blossom. On wooden sticks.
With box


History note: Lennox Boyd Estate. Christie's no. 3022

Legal notes

Accepted by H. M. Government in lieu of inheritance tax from the Lennox Boyd Estate

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (2015-04-27) by H.M. Government


19th century
Production date: circa AD 1890

Components of the work

Leaf composed of gauze ( black) paint
Sticks composed of wood

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.327 & A-2015
Primary reference Number: 204897
Sale number: 3022
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 30 July 2015 Updated: Wednesday 15 May 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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