Folding fan advertising The Palace Theatre, London; 1903; LDFAN2006.91


The Fan Museum


Folding fan advertising The Palace Theatre, London

About this object

Folding souvenir fan advertising The Palace Theatre London
Monture: wood, dark brown
Mount: double paper leaf, colour-printed on obverse only
Obverse: Scene depicting an early twentieth century audience at the theatre, overlooking the musicians; inscription 'With the compliments / of / The Palace Theatre / London, W.' on left, signature R. S. Matthews on right
Reverse: dark brown, plain

Date Made



Twentieth Century

Medium and Materials

Monture: wood, metal pivet and loop
Mount: paper, colour-printed one side

Inscription and Marks

Mount, obverse left: With the compliments / of / The Palace Theatre / London, W.
Mount, obverse right: signed R. S. Matthews


Total length: 24cm
Leaf depth: 15cm
Leaf span: 40cm


The Fan Museum Trust

Credit Line

The Fan Museum

Object Type

Fan (folding)

Object number


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