Chinese fan boasts a long history of over thousands years. As far back as in the Shang Dynasty, the embryonic form of Chinese fan has already taken shape. Originally, Chinese fan is not used for relieving summer heat, but for symbolizing the status and power of the user. Real fan-making started during the Western Han Dynasty. The calligraphy on the fan cover was firstly recorded on the story of Wang Xizhi wrote calligraphy on some of the lady’s fans. Folding fans appeared in the Song Dynasty and gained popularity among literati and officials during the Ming Dynasty. They wrote poems or even painted on the fans. These fans with poems or paintings on them serve as artistic symbol for social status. The paintings cover a wide range from landscapes, flowers, figures, and so on. In the Qing Dynasty, being widely favored by men of letters, Chinese fan was in full flourish.
A wonderful fan for women, in case of great heat, it will be very useful. In addition to being beautiful, you will be the most pleasant companion this summer. An authentic and indispensable element. Free shipping anywhere in the world.
Fan Rib Material: Wood
Fan Covering Material: Silk
Culture : Asia