Mother of pearl, silk, lace, paint, metal, cardboard
Overall (fan opened): 22 x 12 x 1 in. (55.9 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm)
Box: 1 3/4 x 12 1/8 x 1 5/8 in. ( 4.4 x 30.8 x 4.1 cm )
Fan with mother of pearl guards and sticks, lace-trimmed beige silk leaf with rustic landscape with figures, including an amorous couple at center, painted in pink and white, and metal handle; rectangular white satin-covered cardboard box.
Gift of Mrs. Ann Wickes Brewer
handwritten in ink: on inner edge of one guard: "GESLIN A PARIS"
painted: on obverse of leaf: "Ch Savoye"
stamped in gold: inside lid of box: "GESLIN / MAISON DORÉE"
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