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The History and Cultural Significance of Chinese Fans

Imagine delicate handheld treasures crafted from silk, paper, bamboo, or feathers, with frames that gracefully unfold and collapse. Chinese fans have transcended social classes and backgrounds, weaving their way into the fabric of society. With every flick and flutter, these elegant creations whisper tales of tradition, aesthetics, and the enduring spirit of Chinese heritage. Skilled ...

Viena Abdon

A dancer holding a Chinese fan.