- Get Involved
All Smithsonian museums will be open today, March 6. The National Zoo will open at noon today.Skip navigation
February 3, 1987 – May 31, 1987
Location: 1st Floor, Decorative Arts Gallery
On view are over 60 folding fans and fan leaves of Europe and America, dating from the 17th century to the present. The exhibition illustrates typical subjects shown on fans, special use of fans, and artistic styles seen on fans.