Requires Photography

Salon Rose + Croix

1893
Carlos Schwabe (Swiss, active in France, 1866–1926)


Dimensions

99.5 x 81.3 cm (39 3/16 x 32 in.)

Accession Number

69.1155

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph; crayon, pen, brush and screen transferred lithograph printed in blue on two sheets of paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Posters

O/S with posters. Das fruhe Plakat, vol. 2, no. 768. Printed by Draeger and Lesieur
Text (verbatim transcription of lettering): “SALON / ROSE + CROIX / du mars au 10 avril / Galerie Durand-Ruel / 11, rue Le Pelletier / ouveture 20F / vendredi 5F / semaine de 10 heures à midi 2F / apres-midi 1F / dimanche 50c”

Inscription

Inscriptions: in image "CARLOZ SCHWABE"; along bottom, in stone, "Draeger & Lesieur, Imp. Verdoux, Ducourtioux & Huillard, SC."
Other marks/inscriptions: u.l. of top sheet, rubber stamp in black ink, "Republique française" (fiscal tax stamp)

Provenance

1969, sold by Wheaton A. Holden, Millis, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 15, 1969)

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund