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18th Century French Hand-Held Fire Screen. Learn more about fire screens: http://leahmariebrownhistoricals.blogspot.com/2011/03/tuesdays-titillating-treasure-hand-held.html

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from Artes & Humor de Mulher

Pinturas de Jesus Helguera!

Jesús Helguera painting of Spanish lady holding lace hand fan - lovely

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I have a photo of me holding this on Easter morning when I was 4 years old. My Easter dress was yellow ~ bb painted fans...........very pretty......

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(Circa 1875) ~ Carved ivory Brisé fan entirely made up of nineteen closely spaced blades. Guards carved in high relief of sheaf of wheat, edges of blades carved to correspond when closed. White silk connecting ribbon. Ivory hook, long chain and chatelaine attachment for belt fastened to ring of fan.

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