Spanish Fan (The Finding of Moses)

  • Unidentified (Spanish), Spanish Fan (The Finding of Moses), ca. 1859-1900, carved and painted mother of pearl, gouache and paint on vellum, metal hook, red stone fastener, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Henry L. Milmore through Mr. Henry L. Milmore, 1959.16.1

Title
Spanish Fan (The Finding of Moses)
Artist
Date
ca. 1859-1900
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
10 1/2 x 19 1/4in. (26.7 x 48.9 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Henry L. Milmore through Mr. Henry L. Milmore

Mediums
Mediums Description
carved and painted mother of pearl, gouache and paint on vellum, metal hook, red stone fastener
Classifications
Keywords
  • Religion – Old Testament – Moses
  • Ceremony – coronation
  • Figure group
Object Number
1959.16.1
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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