Victorian Antique Hand Painted Silk Artist Signed Gold Sequin Folding Fan & Box

Victorian Antique Hand Painted Silk Artist Signed Gold Sequin Folding Fan & Box
Victorian Antique Hand Painted Silk Artist Signed Gold Sequin Folding Fan & Box
Victorian Antique Hand Painted Silk Artist Signed Gold Sequin Folding Fan & Box
Victorian Antique Hand Painted Silk Artist Signed Gold Sequin Folding Fan & Box
Victorian Antique Hand Painted Silk Artist Signed Gold Sequin Folding Fan & Box
Victorian Antique Hand Painted Silk Artist Signed Gold Sequin Folding Fan & Box

Victorian Antique Hand Painted Silk Artist Signed Gold Sequin Folding Fan & Box
One hundred years of fashion & accesories. Victorian Antique Hand Painted Silk Artist Signed Gold Sequin Folding Fan & Box. This antique Victorian era hand painted silk artist signed gold sequin folding fan and box date from the 1850s. It is made of a sheer mesh net fabric, with a fine silk overlay hand painted in vivid colors and hand sewn tiny gold sequin beading with a variety of shapes and sizes. The hand painted vignette is finely done with artistic detail. A pair of lovers sit in a picturesque countryside scene, signed by the artist in the right side corner (see close-up) and surrounded by a frame of shiny gold metallic sequins. This beautiful beaded ballroom dance folding fan has fancy carved relief bone sticks and guards with gold gilded highlight accents set with tiny silver disk inlays and a brass ring holding the fan together at the bottom with a white rope tassel trim. The fan measures 8 1/2 inches long and 16 inches wide when opened. It comes in the original silk covered fan box which has some wear, stains, frays and measures 10 inches long. The fan is in good as-is condition, with one loose stick which needs reattaching to the silk fabric backing. This is truly an exceptional piece of antique fan art! Items come from a nonsmoking environment. The item “Victorian Antique Hand Painted Silk Artist Signed Gold Sequin Folding Fan & Box” is in sale since Saturday, December 17, 2016. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Vintage Accessories\Hand Fans”. The seller is “1860-1960″ and is located in San Mateo, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Decade: Pre 1890
  • Color: Multi-Color
  • Material: 100% Silk
  • Look: Victorian
  • Occasion: Special Occasion

Victorian Antique Hand Painted Silk Artist Signed Gold Sequin Folding Fan & Box