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Theophile Alexandre Steinlen (Lausanne 1859-1923 Paris)
signed 'Steinlen' (lower right)
black ink, chalk and pastel on paper
430 x 255 mm.
Mr. Henri Béraldi, Paris.
Dr. Sali Guggenheim, Zurich, before 1950 and thence by descent; Christie's, London, 27 June 1995, lot 249 (as part of a series of twenty illustrations).
with Kunsthandel Ivo Bouwman, The Hague, by 1995.
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