Lot 310: Bal Toulouse-Lautrec. 1935
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: PAUL COLIN (1892-1986) Size: 15 1/4 x 22 7/8 in./38.8 x 58.2 cm Imp. Bedos, Paris Directed and designed by Colin, this ball held at the Moulin de la Galette was an homage to the famed Toulouse-Lautrec. This impressive composition gives a nod to Lautrec's love of La Goulue doing her high kick in the quadrille - a gesture immortalized in his iconic poster for the Moulin Rouge. This is the smaller format version of the poster.
Condition Report: B+/ Slight tears at top edge.
Dimensions: 15 1/4 x 22 7/8 in./38.8 x 58.2 cm
Artist or Maker: PAUL COLIN (1892-1986)