|Artist: Jules Cheret
French (1836-1932) |
Plate: PL. 113
|Title: Emilienne d'Alencon|
Condition A. Original lithograph from
"Les Maitre de L'Affiches" series. |
by Imprimerie Chaix, Paris, 1898.
Presented in 16 x 20 in. acid free, archival
museum mat, with framing labels. Ready to frame. Shipped boxed flat via Fedex.
Certificate of Authenticity.
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|Maitre Sheet Size:||11 3/8 in x
15 3/4 in|
| ||29 cm x 40 cm|
|Price: temporarily out of
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The famous dancer Emilienne d'Alencon exudes a confident air of sensuality which
seems to have overcome the elegant gentleman, as others look on in awe. An unusual
composition for her appearance at the Folies-Bergere that uses a yellow umbrella
to draw our attention to this turn of the century diva.
of Cheret was to create a world of explosive happiness, and to paste it on the
walls of Paris. As a painter he will be remembered for what Huysmans calls his
'spirit of nervous gaiety', as a lithographer for his superb technique, and as
a poster artist for being the ancestor of all modern advertising." (Abdy