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Georges Grellet for Hotel Cecil

Grellet, G. (Artist) Maquet (Publisher)

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Fontange or balloon shaped fan with stained wooden sticks.
The double paper leaf is printed on the recto with a view of the restaurant interior at Hotel Cecil. Several female figures in fashionable evening attire are shown seated and standing; one holds a black feather fan to her face while a waiter offers her a chair. The hotel’s ballroom, with couples dancing, can be seen in the background. Signed ‘G. Grellet’.
The verso is printed en camaieu in blue with a diaper of trellis and roses; a central lozenge is inscribed: ‘with compliments of the Hotel Cecil’.

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  • Title: Georges Grellet for Hotel Cecil
  • Creator: Grellet, G. (Artist) Maquet (Publisher)
  • Date Created: 1920s
  • Location: France
  • Physical Dimensions: 24 cm
  • Type: Fan
  • Medium: Paper, wood

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