Lot 703: Cacao Van Houten. 1893
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: ADOLPH L. WILLETTE (1857-1926) Size: 26 3/8 x 75 3/8 in./67 x 191.4 cm Lith. Belfond, Paris Founded in Amsterdam in 1828, Van Houten remains one of the largest hot chocolate brands in the world. In this two-sheet design, a tradionally-dressed young woman standing against a cacao-fruit embroidered tapestry presents a single cup of the beverage. (chocolate)
Condition Report: A-/ Slight tears at edges.
Dimensions: 26 3/8 x 75 3/8 in./67 x 191.4 cm
Artist or Maker: ADOLPH L. WILLETTE (1857-1926)