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Enriching The Fan Museum’s Collections in 2020

16th November 2020 Jacob Moss862 views

Recently uploaded to the Museum’s Facebook page is a short feature detailing the continued enrichment of The Fan Museum Trust collection during 2020, a year beset by challenges caused by the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic.

Despite unprecedented circumstances, this year the Museum benefited from a number of interesting additions to its collections, including two major acquisitions and other generous gifts from Friends, supporters and members of the public, some of which are reviewed and richly illustrated within the aforementioned feature.

CLICK HERE to read.

Cabriolet style folding fan, Sylvain Le Guen, 2017; Acquired by The Fan Museum Trust in 2020.

 

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Talking Fans > Mapping London’s Fan Makers

Wednesday 29 September 2021 at 19.00hrs BST

On the eve of the launch of The Fan Museum’s ‘Layers of London’ interactive map, curator Jacob Moss highlights the Museum’s recent project to identify & map more than three hundred fan makers active in London from the 17th century onward. Jacob will explain the complexities of a once thriving craft form, lead a virtual tour of the map and introduce some of the key figures (and their fans) featured on the map.

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