Folding fan advertising La Baule and Contrexéville; c. 1930; LDFAN2011.38

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The Fan Museum

Name/Title

Folding fan advertising La Baule and Contrexéville

About this object

Folding fan – forme ballon – with wooden monture stained brown.
Double paper leaf printed on one side with a couple playing Leapfrog on a beach at La Baule. The other side is printed with the head of a male holding up to his face a bottle of Contrexéville mineral water. Both sides, signed DON, are typically rendered in the artist’s bold, graphic style.

Date Made

c. 1930

Period

Twentieth Century

Inscription and Marks

Mount, side 1: LA BAULE / LA PLAGE DU SOLEIL; signed Don
Mount, side 2: (bottle label) SOURCE DE PAVILLION / EAU MINERALE NATURELLE / POUR LE RÉGIME / CONT REXÉVILLE / ''LÉGÈRE'' / POUR LA TABLE; CONTREXÉVILLE; signed Don

Measurements

Length: 25.5 cm
Leaf depth: 17 cm
Leaf span: 24.5 cm

Collection

The Fan Museum Trust

Credit Line

The Fan Museum

Object Type

Fan (forme ballon)

Object number

LDFAN2011.38

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