Lot 394: Gaîté Rochechouart / T'en as un Flair. 1903
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: JULES-ALEXANDRE GRÜN (1868-1938) Size: 34 5/8 x 48 in./88 x 122 cm Imp. Charles Verneau, Paris Converted from a carriage house into a theater in 1865, the Gaîté Rochechouart became one of the most famous café-concerts in Paris by the mid-1880s. Under the direction of Richard and Varlet, the venue hosted such sensational performers as Frehel and Mistinguett, and was immortalized in paintings by Georges Seurat and Walter Sickert. This is the large format version of the design.
Condition Report: A-/ Unobtrusive folds.
Dimensions: 34 5/8 x 48 in./88 x 122 cm
Artist or Maker: JULES-ALEXANDRE GRÜN (1868-1938)