Lot 493: La Jounrnée Sarah Bernhardt / Menu. 1896
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: ALPHONSE MUCHA (1860-1939) Size: 8 1/2 x 11 3/4 in./21.7 x 30.3 cm Imp. Devambez, Paris On December 9, 1896, a feast was prepared a the Grand Hotel in Paris in honor of Sarah Bernhardt. This is the menu from the event, showcasing a host of delectable treats, including a cake named after the actress.
Condition Report: B+/ Slight wear at vertical fold & edges. Framed.
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 11 3/4 in./21.7 x 30.3 cm
Artist or Maker: ALPHONSE MUCHA (1860-1939)