Edwardian Duvelleroy Handpainted Fan


Sparkling Edwardian fan made of carved bone sticks and a handpainted, sequined green net and silk leaf. This fan comes in its original Duvelleroy retail box.



Origin: France

Date: ca. 1900-1910

This sparkling Duvelleroy fan is made of carved, pierced and painted bone sticks and a single pastel green net leaf with cream silk overlay. The fan is handpainted in green shades with a courting couple in the centre and garden/park landscapes on either side. The leaf is also covered with many different coloured steel sequins and spangles and leaf-shaped mother-of-pearl plaques. The fan is signed “Marty” in the centre medallion.
This fan comes in its original cardboard box labelled “J. Duvelleroy, 167 Regent Street, W. (London)”.

Length: 8.5″ (21.5 cm) Width: 16″ (40.5 cm)

Condition: Excellent, usable condition. One discreet repair on an upper stick (see back of the fan)