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L'Horloge, Champs-Elysees, Les Fréres Leopold

1877
Artist / Designer Jules Chéret (French, 1836–1932), Printer Imp. J. Cheret et Cie (French)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Paper conservation lab database ranks as a "4"

Dimensions

60.5 x 41.4 cm (23 13/16 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M11082

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; printed in black, red and green

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Posters

Poster for a performance of the Leopold Brothers at the L’Horloge
Text (verbatim transcription of lettering): “L’HORLOGE / CHAMPS-ELYSÉES / Les Fréres / LEOPOLD”
Condition: backed with linen; image has been cropped-rounded at corners; folds across center, hole along center top edge, dirty

Inscription

Inscriptions: c.l., signed by artist, in stone "Chéret"; l.c., letterpress, "Imp. J. Cheret, 18, r. Brunel, Paris"

Provenance

Gift of Peter Thurwanger c/o L. Prang & Co.

Credit Line

Gift of Peter Thurwanger