2 December 2003
Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923)
Tournée du Chat Noir de Rodolphe Salis (Bargiel & Zagrodzki 22B1; Crauzat 496)
lithograph in black and red, 1896, on tan wove paper, the red unfaded, published by C. Verneau, Paris, with margins, two very short repaired tears at the left hand sheet edge (the longest measuring aprox. 7 mm.), otherwise generally in very good condition
L. 565 x 360 mm., S. 620 x 400 mm.
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There was a larger poster edition of the same design of the same hand and also dating from 1896.
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