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Cardboard fan produced for the 1925 Saint-Jean-Baptiste parade with the Dupuis Frères store logo on one side and landscapes on both sides. The reverse shows the Dupuis Frères logo, as well as Saint-Jean advertising.

  • Accession Number 2021.02.PUB.002.1
  • Date 1925
  • Medium and Support ink, cardboard
  • Measurements 28,7 x 21 cm
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Historical context

This cardboard fan, produced and marketed in 1925 by Dupuis Frères, was designed for the St. John’s Day parade. This, in a context where June 24 was officially recognized by the Quebec Legislative Assembly as a holiday of celebration.

Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day has its origins in pagan celebrations of the summer solstice, which were recuperated by the Catholic Church to associate the figure of John the Baptist, Jesus’ cou...

  • Accession Number 2021.02.PUB.002.1
  • Date 1925
  • Medium and Support ink, cardboard
  • Measurements 28,7 x 21 cm
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© Collection Pointe-à-Callière, Frédéric Cloutier fonds,2021.002.PUB.002.1

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