Lot 159: ALPHONSE MUCHA (1860-1939). LA VIE BORDELAISE. Illustrated newspaper banner. 1931. 7x11 inches, 19x29 cm.
January 26, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
ALPHONSE MUCHA (1860-1939) LA VIE BORDELAISE. Illustrated newspaper banner. 1931.
7 1/4x11 1/2 inches, 19x29 1/4 cm.
Condition B+: creases and minor staining in margins and image and along horizontal fold; toned overall. Matted and framed. Unexamined out of frame.
Richet points out, "the composition is dated 1899 and was used from 1900 until the late 1930s. The frontispiece was sometimes printed in red."