Lot 275: Anís del Mono. 1897
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: RAMON CASAS (1866-1932) Size: 20 7/8 x 41 in./53 x 104.2 cm Rieusset, Barcelona One of the finest compositions by Casas, this poster of a lovely Spanish lady and her pet monkey promotes a brand of anisette. Unlike other anise-flavored liqueurs, those from this area are colorless and do not contain any licorice, being sweeter than its non-Mediterranean counterparts. This is the smaller format version of the poster. (alcohol, great art nouveau)
Condition Report: B+/ Slight tears at folds.
Dimensions: 20 7/8 x 41 in./53 x 104.2 cm
Artist or Maker: RAMON CASAS (1866-1932)