Unknown Maker

Fan with finely carved ivory blades. Silk is plain on one side; the other side is decorated with approximately 300 glued on paper insignias, many of them monograms, in many colors. The fan belonged to Irma Bock Ehrenreich, who may have applied the decorations.

Name: Fan
Artist: Unknown Maker
Origin: Unknown Origin, late 19th century
Medium: Ivory, Printed Paper, Silk
Dimensions: folded: 13 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.; open width: 22 3/4 in.
Credit: Gift of Mrs. Rosemary Krensky
Catalog Number: 91.22