Lot 660: L'Artisan Moderne. 1894
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (1864-1901) Size: 24 1/2 x 35 in./62.2 x 89 cm Imp. Bourgerie, Paris Lautrec's friend André Marty was a publisher and dealer in graphic arts, and also the founder of a chain of interior decorating shops that he called "L'Artisan Moderne. As a favor, the artist helped him to publicize that venture by designing this charming poster showing "a craftsman, the medalist Henri Nocq, taking instructions from his very charming lady client (Adriani, p. 99). (great art nouveau)
Condition Report: A-/ Slight tears & stains at edges. Framed.
Dimensions: 24 1/2 x 35 in./62.2 x 89 cm
Artist or Maker: HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (1864-1901)