Lot 670: L'Oeuvre / La Gage. 1897
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (1864-1901) Size: 11 x 14 3/4 in./27.8 x 37.5 cm Grand Imprimerie Centrale, Paris Used to promote a production of Ibsen's Rosmersholm as well as Frantz Jourdain's comedy Le Gage (The Guarantee) -- both at the Théâtre de L'Oeuvre -- this print shows Count Prozor (translator of the Ibsen piece) alongside Jourdain (a well known architect, critic, and president of the Salon d'Automne) while the operetta star Jeanne Granier sits on the divan.
Condition Report: B+/ Horizontal fold; slight stains at edges.
Dimensions: 11 x 14 3/4 in./27.8 x 37.5 cm
Artist or Maker: HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (1864-1901)