Brisé Fan; c. 1900-10; LDFAN2011.27

From

The Fan Museum

Name/Title

Brisé Fan

About this object

A brisé imitation tortoiseshell fan with painted and embossed narcissus, the top of each stick with a typical 'whip lash', Art Nouveau design. One of the six sticks is engraved in Spanish (rubbed).

Date Made

c. 1900-10

Period

Twentieth Century

Medium and Materials

Imitation tortoiseshell, paint

Place Made

Spain

Style and Iconography

Art Nouveau

Inscription and Marks

Spanish engraving

Technique

Printed

Measurements

Length: 14cm
Span: 22.5cm

Collection

The Fan Museum Trust

Credit Line

The Fan Museum

Object Type

Fan (brisé)

Object number

LDFAN2011.27

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