Provenance: old Lucien Duchet collection. See “Catalog des eventails anciens faisant partie de la collection Lucien Duchet expose au muse Centennal et retrospectif de la classe 86, exposition universel de 1900”.
Paper leaf painted of a harbor view, in the foreground a young woman is buying fish from a young merchant.
On verso a fisherman is hauling up his nets/
With pride & excitement I am presenting to you my collection of antique hand fans. In collection are represented hand fans from different countries, centuries & style.