Designs for Hand Fans

[MARS – THIRIET – Mlle ROULLET – VALETTE]Henry à la Pensée. 5, Faubourg Saint-Honoré, Paris. Éventails artistiques (dessinés au trait pour être enluminés) sur toile Rubens ou sur soie spéciale.

(Paris, Henry à la pensée, circa 1900).

One sheet folio of bible paper, 280 x 440 mm, folded to 8vo format.

Presentation text with prices and 9 models of decorated hand fans of which 8 by major artists of the period: Henri Thiriet (1873-1946), Maurice Charles Mathieu Bonvoisin known as Mars (1849-1912), Mlle Roullet and René Valette (1874-1956).

Rare advertising ephemera of the important Parisian « Marchand de nouveautés »; the store was established in 1809 and remained in business until the 1960s.

In excellent condition.

Price: 150,00 euros

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