Beige paperhandbag fan, with a sepia print of the Duomo of Milan (Italy) at the center, with a golden border. On the sides, pink, lilac and green flowers bouquets. Eighteen wooden sticks, the masters being plain.
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Title: Beige paper handbag fan
Physical Dimensions: A 15.0 X Env 27.0 cm
Provenance: In its golden period, the hand fan was used by men and women as a communication tool between couples, through which the messages were sent discreetly according to the position of the fan in relation to the body.
Type: Hand fan
Photographer: Caique Bellato
Rights: GOVERNO DO ESTADO DO RIO DE JANEIRO / SECRETARIA DE ESTADO DE CULTURA / FUNDAÇÃO ANITA MANTUANO DE ARTES DO ESTADO DO RIO DE JANEIRO – FUNARJ / CASA DA MARQUESA DE SANTOS - MUSEU DA MODA BRASILEIRA