Lot 259: Persil. 1933
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: LEONETTO CAPPIELLO (1875-1942) Size: 47 1/2 x 63 1/4 in./120.4 x 160.7 cm Imp. Devambez, Paris "This is Cappiello's second poster for Persil ... the washing soda that 'works on everything - all by itself,' and he once again employs one of his harlequins who, along with Pierrots, dominate his cast of characters" (Cappiello/Rennert, p. 308). This is the larger format version of the poster.
Condition Report: B/ Slight tears at edges; slight creasing.
Dimensions: 47 1/2 x 63 1/4 in./120.4 x 160.7 cm
Artist or Maker: LEONETTO CAPPIELLO (1875-1942)