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Columbian Exposition Fan
Columbian Exposition Fan
Artist:
Date:
1893
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lithograph On Paper And Wood
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
X2001.202
Acquisition Date:
2001-12-31
Credit Line:

Museum collection

Exhibition History:

Fans in Fashion, Legion of Honor, 5/23/81 - 8/30/81

Souvenir from the World's Columbian Exposition showing the rounded dome of the Palace of Agriculture (right) and the arcades of the Manufacture and Liberal Arts buildings (left). An allegorical figure stands at the center with and cherubs holding symbols of Industry, Art, and Science. On the reverse shows a body of water with boats, two large buildings, and a pavillion. Wooden sticks. Left guard embossed on the inside in silver paint: MANDEL BROS CHICAGO. Source: Bennett, Anna G. "Fans in Fashion." Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Co., 1981, p. 101.

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