Fan

Creator(s):
Location(s): France
Creation Date: 1926  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
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Creator (Artist):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1926
Coverage:
Place
France
Date
1926  
Physical Description:

Folding-style fan of wood and paper. The plain wooden sticks are stained dark brown, with the outermost stick acting as partial guard. The paper leaf is printed on both sides, the front advertising Galleries Lafayette, with text " 'Ne Vendre Que Du Bon Le Meilleur March Possible.' / voila le principe fondamental sinclerent applique, qu a provoque le prodigieux essor / des Galeries Lafayette / seale Maisor au Monde dont le chiffre d'affaires annuel depasse le milliard de francs"; with view of seated lady with full skirt. Reverse with view of Art Deco-style lady looking in a hand mirror.

Front of leaf signed "Jean / Gabriel / Domergue"
Reverse of leaf signed: "Gabriel / Ferro"

Measurements: Guard: 25 cm long x 2.8 cm wide; Open: 24 cm across

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1971.914.002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38053
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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