Fan: Les Tuileries, 1810; landscape scene

Object Number: 
INV.8640
Date: 
1880-1910
Medium: 
Wood, paper
Dimensions: 
closed: 8 1/2 x 1 x 1 in. ( 21.6 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on obverse of leaf: "LES TUILERIES / 1810" printed: on reverse of leaf: "CAFÉ / MARTIN / NEW-YORK" and "FRANCOLIN, GILET & CIE. / Eventaillistes, PARIS" handwritten in pencil: on paper tag attached to fan: "GIFT OF / I. V. COX"
Description: 
Advertising fan with light yellow painted wooden guards and sticks with gold stamped decoration; color-printed paper leaf with view of the Tuileries Gardens with multiple figures on obverse, and inscription "CAFÉ MARTIN NEW-YORK" on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isabella Vaché Cox
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group