Hear from the Curator

How did Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec capture the stars of 19th-century Paris and their special talents and idiosyncrasies? Helen Burnham, Pamela and Peter Voss Curator of Prints and Drawings, introduces us to the city’s glitterati and describes the convergence of celebrity culture and a new medium—the lithograph—finding its perfect expression through the art of Lautrec.