Lot 289: Folies-Bergère / Le Miroir. 1892
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: JULES CHÉRET (1836-1932) Size: 33 1/2 x 48 1/4 in./85 x 122.6 cm Imp. Chaix, Paris In this charming poster for a musical pantomime at the Folies-Bergère, Chéret shows actress René Maizeroy in Dutch costume, complete with wooden shoes, cavorting alongside the sea with a lightly-sketched Pierrot holding up the titular mirror.
Condition Report: B+/ Slight tears at folds. Framed.
Dimensions: 33 1/2 x 48 1/4 in./85 x 122.6 cm
Artist or Maker: JULES CHÉRET (1836-1932)