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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1891,0713.526

  • Description

    Unmounted fan-leaf, with six columns of directions for dancing thirty-five different dances; at centre, emblems of music with lettered inscription. 1798 Etching, uncoloured

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1798
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 146 millimetres (approx)
    • Width: 460 millimetres (approx)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        In addition to the lettered directions for dancing, the lettered inscription above the central emblems of music reads: "A Dance Fan for 1798." The production line reads: " Publish'd by S. Ashton & Co. 28, Little Britain. Jany. 1, 1798."
  • Bibliography

    • Schreiber English 100 bibliographic details
    • Schreiber 126 unmounted bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Fans Unmounted Roy)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1891

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1891,0713.526

Unmounted fan-leaf, with six columns of directions for dancing thirty-five different dances; at centre, emblems of music with lettered inscription.  1798 Etching, uncoloured

Unmounted fan-leaf, with six columns of directions for dancing thirty-five different dances; at centre, emblems of music with lettered inscription. 1798 Etching, uncoloured

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