Advertising fan for Biltmore; LDFAN1986.11


The Fan Museum


Advertising fan for Biltmore

About this object

Folding fan advertising Biltmore
Monture: wood - shaped sticks stained purple, the guards painted white; metal rivet and thin loop with tassel
Mount: single paper leaf, colour-printed obverse only
Obverse: purple leaf with gold edging and floral design with birds in red, white, yellow and gold; gold floral design and inscription 'BILTMORE' stamped on right guard
Reverse: plain leaf, inscription 'MADE IN JAPAN' stamped on left guard, and gold floral design on right guard


Twentieth Century

Medium and Materials

Monture: wood, painted; metal; textiles
Mount: paper, colour-printed

Place Made


Inscription and Marks

Monture, obverse: BILTMORE
Monture, reverse: MADE IN JAPAN


Total length: 22cm
Leaf depth: 13cm
Span: 35.5cm


The Fan Museum Trust

Credit Line

The Fan Museum

Object Type

Fan (folding)

Object number


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