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Fontage Fans: M.305.1-2015

Object information

Titles

Fontage Fans

Maker(s)

Choumara (Maker)

Description

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

Notes

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

Dating

19th century
Production date: circa AD 1897

School or Style

Art Nouveau

Components of the work

Sticks composed of wood Leaf

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.305.1-2015
Primary reference Number: 209423
Sale number: 2083
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Wednesday 7 September 2016 Updated: Wednesday 15 May 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Fontage Fans" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/209423 Accessed: 2022-06-29 14:57:52

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