Poster for "La Châine Simpson" Bicycle Chains

1896
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, 1864–1901)


Catalogue Raisonné

Wittrock P26; Delteil 360

Dimensions

Sheet: 121.5 x 83.5 cm (47 13/16 x 32 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.45

Medium or Technique

Poster, brush, crayon and spatter lithograph printed from three stones in blue, red, and yellow

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Posters

Commissioned by Louis Bouglé (pseudonym L. B. Spoke)
Printed by Imp. Chaix (atelier Cheret)
Condition: Repairs in center. Quadrant creases. 2 losses upper edge.

Provenance

1965, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 13, 1965)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce, Sr.