Lot 286: Moulin Rouge / Paris-Cancan. 1890
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: JULES CHÉRET (1836-1932) Size: 34 3/8 x 48 3/4 in./87.2 x 123.7 cm Imp. Chaix, Paris Against the silhouette of the red windmill ("moulin rouge), an alluring dancer beckons us to join her. This was Chéret's second poster for the famous Paris music hall, announcing the new arrival of the much-celebrated "Paris CanCan. This is the larger format. (theater )
Condition Report: B/ Restored tears at folds & edges.
Dimensions: 34 3/8 x 48 3/4 in./87.2 x 123.7 cm
Artist or Maker: JULES CHÉRET (1836-1932)