Lot 597: Marigny-Théâtre / Marigny-Revue. 1905
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: GEORGES REDON (1869-1943) Size: 37 1/4 x 51 1/4 in./94.7 x 130.4 cm Imp. Minot, Paris You can still find Paris's Théâtre Marigny in the parks directly to the east of the Arc du Triomphe, right where it was built in 1883 as a home for summer operettas and other light theatrical fare. This rare, large-format version of this poster shows an uninhibited female performer brazenly seducing an older admirer.
Condition Report: B/ Restored borders; slight tears at folds.
Dimensions: 37 1/4 x 51 1/4 in./94.7 x 130.4 cm
Artist or Maker: GEORGES REDON (1869-1943)