Pleated Fan And Case (France)
This is a Pleated fan and case. It was painted by J. Creven and manufactured by Ernest Kees Fabrique d'Eventail. It is dated late 19th–early 20th century and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is painted and embroidered silk leaf, pierced, engraved and gilded horn sticks. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Anonymous Donor.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 19 x 34 cm (7 1/2 x 13 3/8 in.)
It is signed
J Creven (on leaf, obverse, at right)
It is inscribed
Box marked: Ernest Kees Fabrique d'Eventail 9 Boulevard des Capucines Paris
Cite this object as
Pleated Fan And Case (France); Manufactured by Ernest Kees Fabrique d'Eventail; Painted by J. Creven; painted and embroidered silk leaf, pierced, engraved and gilded horn sticks; H x W: 19 x 34 cm (7 1/2 x 13 3/8 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1952-161-211-a,b