Greg Yaneff's recommended sites:
(Please Contact me with
your suggested links or if any links don't work)
To Buy Poster Reproductions (by Artist)
The Father of Art Nouveau.
Roger Broders Art Deco Travel posters 1920's.
The master's most famous images.
The genius of Modern Design.
Colin The finest of Art Deco, with Josephine Baker.
Lautrec The most famous of them all.
Informative Websites: Turn
of the Century - 1950
Mucha Museum, Prague The world's
first Mucha Museum, dedicated to the life and work of Alphonse
Mucha (1860-1939) housed in Prague, Czech.
of Toulouse-Lautrec San Diego Museum of Art. Fantastic.
Great exhibits including Poster history, Maitre history, the Entertainers
(Jane Avril, Sarah Bernhardt...) Artists Jules Cheret, Jules Alexandre
Grun and more.
Absinthe, La Fee Verte
(the Green Fairy) The best site I have found for all
things Absinthe, highly informative and insightful.
American Style Smithsonian American Art Museum. Very informative.
for Victory Posters on the American Homefront 1941 - 1945.
National Museum of American History & Smithsonian Institution.
1950 - present
PICASSO A fun, colourful and
extremely visual site on Picasso's life and works.
Fernand Mourlot Lithographe
A fascinating look at the famed printer responsible
for producing the posters of the masters Picasso, Matisse, Chagall
Excellent selection of CYRK Polish posters for sale.
Dealer of Japanese Woodblock Prints
(The inspiration that lead to the birth of
colour lithography in France)
Stuart Jackson Gallery
Knowledgeable and honest source for Fine
antique Japanese Prints (Ukiyo-e), that I highly recommend.
Dealers of Antique Prints
Idbury Prints - An online gallery of original prints. They are
passionate about original prints - etchings, lithographs, engravings,
pochoirs and more. They only deal in authentic prints. Each print
is throughly described, and fully guaranteed. Gorgeous selection.
Check out the blog: Adventures
in the Print Trade It's fascinating.
Greg Yaneff's recommended Poster Books & Movies:
Complete Masters of the Poster All 256 Colour posters.
The must have book for the serious collector of Maitre de L'Affiche
Poster in History by Max Gallo. An excellent, well illustrated
overview of posters.
Art Posters of the 1890s by Metropolitan Museum of Art.
A wonderful look at the American poster.
History in a Bottle by Barnaby Conrad III, A fascinating,
illustrated exploration of Absinthe's legendary allure. The main
book on "The Green Fairy"
Beggarstaff Posters by Colin Campbell. The best book on Beggarstaff.
of Jules Cheret. Catalogue Raisonne
by Lucy Boido. Revised 2nd edition. Cheret's complete works, serious
by Nancy E. Green and Jessie Poesch. Explores the full range of
Dow's brilliant artistry, including painting, photography, and
by Lautrec by Husiman & Dortu. The definitive book on
the life and works of Toulouse-Lautrec with the best photos I've
seen of his life. My favourite of the scores of books on him,
at an affordable price.
Mucha: The Spirit of Art Nouveau by Victor Arwas.
The definitive book on the life and works of Mucha.
The Art of the Poster. Catalogue Raisonne by Marc Gundel,
One of the few Picasso books to focus primarily on his poster
Rouge (original 1952 version)
Starring: JosÚ Ferrer, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Director: John Huston
Format: VHS only Rated: PG13 Studio: MGM/UA Studios.
A wonderful look at the life and work of Henri
Great visuals with posters.