Lot 364: Fêtes Gavarni. 1902
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: GUILLAUME-SUPLICE CHEVALLIER GAVARNI (1804-1866) Size: 36 7/8 x 50 3/8 in./93.4 x 127.8 cm Imp. J. Minot, Paris Gavarni was a much-loved French illustrator. Here, one of his drawings is posthumously used in promotion for a costume ball in his honor. The party would feature works by other artistic luminaries of the day, including Faivre, De Feure, Forain, Grasset, Grün, Guillaume, Léandre, and Redon.
Condition Report: B/ Slight tears at folds; slight stains in background.
Dimensions: 36 7/8 x 50 3/8 in./93.4 x 127.8 cm
Artist or Maker: GUILLAUME-SUPLICE CHEVALLIER GAVARNI (1804-1866)