ca 1860 Continenal European Hand Painted Hand Fan FAN-06

ca 1860 Continenal European Hand Painted Hand Fan  FAN-06
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Price: $750.00
Product ID : FAN-06
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Description

This is a lovely Continental double sided hand painted fan with paper leaf depicted a family in a pastoral scene with gold embossed edging.  The back shows a gentleman giving ladies a boat ride as two ther gentlemen look on.  There are floral edges.  The sticks and guards are of "reformed protein" made to resemble tortoiseshell.  The intact screw rivet has two faceted studs.  This comes with paper covered box not original to the fan.  the box is from FacherFabrick, Countess Johana (Hanna) Erodody (11/24/1835 - 3/12/1915).  She was owner of the box and was also an author.  She wrote the book VAIN LITTLE TREE which was published in 1900.

Condition: In very good condition.

Dimensions: 19.25 inches (open); 10.5 inches (closed)

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