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Fan & Box

Description

FAN (A): Abalone sticks with lace leaf with flowers and butterflies, painted with pink flowers; gilt handle. BOX (B): Cream silk satin.

Details

Maker
Duvelleroy, J. (Maker)
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Printed paper label on box: ""PARIS / LONDON / J. DUVELLEROY / BY APPOINTMENT / LONDON: 167, Regent Street, 167 / EVENTAILS ARTISTIQUES, MODERNES, ANTIQUES ET POUR MARIAGE / FANS REPAIRED"".
Location of origin
Paris & London
Material
abalone shell
lace (needlework)
painting (coating)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Abalone
abalone shell
accessories
butterflies
Butterfly
Edwardian
FAN & BOX
fans (costume accessories)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Lace
lace (needlework)
Painted
painting (coating)
Accession Number
1992.4
GUSN
7468

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