Private fans collection of Evgeniya Doremidova

Hand fan “Butterflies” by Billotey & Duvelleroy

Silk leaf is painted, embroidered with sequins, malin lace.

Signed: Billotey. Many museums in the world have fans painted by Billotey, in Hermitage there are 3 fans, one in a similar  grisaille color, page 243 in book “Hand fans in Russia in XVIII – beginning XX century in collection of Hermitage Museum”, the biggest collection of hand fans of this painter is in German Fan Museum in Bielefeld.