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Antique fans are a remarkable piece of history.

Historical cultural events, mythology, everyday life, games and fashion are some of the many subjects to be found on fans.

Many different precious materials were used in these delicate and unique works of art : tortoiseshell, mother-of-pearl, and ivory were carved, pierced and gilded to make fans.

Please let's discover some of the fans of this first catalog.

We specialize in fans from the Eighteenth century, but there is also pieces from the Nineteenth century with a "Venus" signed by the well-known fan-painter Marie Dumas, as well as a "Wisteria" in the manner of Billotey...

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Please, don't hesitate to contact us for detailed photos, prices and further informations.

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