|Artist: A. De Riquer
Spanish (Born 1856) |
Plate: PL. 64
|Title: 3ra Exposition de Bella Artes|
A. Original lithograph from "Les Maitre de
L'Affiches" series. |
Printed by Imprimerie Chaix, Paris, 1897.
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|
temporarily out of stock
(Like many of my most sought after images I am usually able to
locate this for clients. email me for a price estimate, Greg)
"De Riquer was Spain's most successful exponent of the Art Nouveau style,
and this poster for the Third Barcelona Exhibition of Fine and Industrial Arts
to be held in 1896 is a good example of it. The two woman, one with palette and
statue, the other with chalice, represent art and industry" (Phillips
"The 'modernist' poster was essentially of French inspiration:
it's principal protagonist, De Riquer, had lived in Paris and found his models
there. He was very much inspired by Grasset and Mucha whose ornamental style and
mosaic background he adopted. His colours are harmonious and delicate" (Weill