Folding fan advertising Hotel St Petersbourg, Paris; Bloch, Marcel; c. 1905; LDF...


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Folding fan advertising Hotel St Petersbourg, Paris

About this object

Monture: Wood
Mount: Double paper leaf.
Obverse: Chromolithograph of two elegant Edwardian females descending from a chauffeur-driven motorcar; a bellboy tips his cap while dutifully opening the door of the vehicle so that the ladies might enter the hotel. Inscribed with the hotel name, address and name of the manager; signed Marcel BLOCH.
Reverse: Plain


Bloch, Marcel

Maker Role


Date Made

c. 1905


Twentieth Century

Place Made



Total length: 24.5cm
Leaf depth: 16cm
Span: 45cm


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Credit Line

The Fan Museum

Object Type

Fan (folding)

Object number


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