Antique fans

Add a touch of nostalgia to your home with unique antique fans. Explore our top ideas to find the perfect vintage-inspired fan that will enhance the charm of your living space.
Vintage, Fan, Retro, Early 1900s, Edwardian Era, Antique Fans, 19th Century, Museum Of Fine Arts, 1900s Fashion

Debutant fan. Painted white stiff gauze leaf. Butterfly and bird surrounded by forget-me-nots and pink blossoms, painted by George Keiswetter; brass and steel sequins; machine-made lace inserts and borders. Carved ivory sticks with glit details. Ivory rings on rivet. White silk tassel depends from brass ring. White leather box with glit border on top, blue cardboard interior.

Museums, Fan, York, Parasol, Michele, Hall, Gilded, Box, Detail

Michele Gordigiani, “Cornelia Ward Hall and Her Children,” (Detail), 1880 - Museum of the City of New York It's my second time visiting this gem of a show, which lets you glimpse into the lives of wealthy New Yorkers in the late 19th century. A time of opulence, staggering wealth, Fifth Avenue mansions, lavish parties & balls, designer gowns, the finest interiors and objet d'art - and exquisite jewelry. This ongoing exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York, is a must see for New Yorkers…

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