Fan, lace, tortoiseshell, painted scene, Buissot Paris, 19thC
Lace fan. Beautiful leaf in Chantilly lace decorated in the center with a charming painted scene. The frame is in tortoiseshell. Slight tears on the lace and a hole visible in the photos, these gaps remain discreet. It measures around 12,58 inches closed and 26,37 inches in open diameter. In its embossed cardboard box with the initials “MM”, from the house of Buissot in Paris.
Late 19th century.