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Judith Kennedy Collection – Tennants Sale March 9 2019
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The Judith Kennedy Collection of fine Antique Fans will be sold at Tennants in Leyburn on March 9th 2019. The collection will be the main focus of the auction, which is supplemented by Part 3 of fans from an ongoing collection dispersal, and some entries from local vendors.

Judith Kennedy joined the FCI in 1977,  …

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The Blackborne Collection – Tennants Auctions May and July 2018
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Two parts of the Blackborne Collection of Antique Fans were offered in auction by Tennants in Yorkshire in April and July 2018. 
FCI Members were treated to a view of some of these fans in 1997 and again in 2010, when AGMs were held in Yorkshire. However, in total there are actually more than 450  …

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Edinburgh
The Fan Circle AGM: Edinburgh May 17-21 2018
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The Fan Circle AGM in 2018 will take place in Edinburgh between 17th and 21st May 2018. The hotel selected is in a very central location near Holyrood and, in addition to the usual ‘AGM’ events, one day will be spent visiting attractions outside the Scottish capital and there will also be a visit to  …

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St Eustache 2017
Exhibition OUVRAGES DE DAMES 23/24 September 2017 St. Eustache, France
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A second annual exhibition in this small commune near Annecy, mounted by the FCI Publicity Officer. Entitled “Ouvrages De Dames” (Made by Women) this small but attractive exhibition will showcase fans and textiles from 18th century to the present day.

Click on the Press Cutting on the left to read the coverage (in French). …

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TOWN & COUNTRY…..The Fan Museum Greenwich
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The Museum’s twenty fifth anniversary year finishes with an unusual perspective on a fascinating theme: an exhibition of fans which depict the built environment.

This exhibition brings together fans which depict both domestic and stately houses, famous architectural landmarks, bustling city squares, parks and grand hotels.

6th September – 31st December 2016 …

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