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Fontage Fans: M.305.4-2015

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Fontage Fans


Maker: Choumara




One of four fontage fans. Illustrating prominent people from the French theatre, with Art Nouveau surround.
Lithography on wood sticks.


History note: Lennox Boyd Estate. Christie's no. 2083

Legal notes

Accepted by H. M. Government in lieu of inheritance tax from the Lennox Boyd Estate

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (2015-04-27) by H.M. Government


19th century
Production date: circa AD 1897

School or Style

Art Nouveau

Components of the work

Sticks composed of wood

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.305.4-2015
Primary reference Number: 209426
Sale number: 2083
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Created: Wednesday 7 September 2016 Updated: Wednesday 15 May 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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