Advertising fan for Restaurant Frascati, London; LDFAN2013.11.HA


The Fan Museum


Advertising fan for Restaurant Frascati, London

About this object

Folding fan advertising Restaurant Frascati, London
Monture: shaped wood, painted white with gold decoration; metal rivet and loop
Mount: single paper leaf, printed and painted obverse only
Obverse: floral decoration with a silver and bronze band across the leaf and small scenes of Far-East style buildings and trees; printed inscription 'Restaurant Rascati / London W...... / Made in Japan; limited colour palette of white, silver, gold, green and red; sticks and guard have gold floral decoration
Reverse: plain leaf; right guard stick has gold floral decoration

Medium and Materials

Monture: wood, painted; metal
Mount: paper, printed and painted

Place Made


Inscription and Marks

Mount, obverse:


Total length: 22cm
Leaf depth: 13cm
Span: 38cm


The Fan Museum Trust

Credit Line

The Fan Museum

Object Type

Fan (folding)

Object number


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