Lot 515: Place Blanche. 1904
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: ALFRED MÜLLER (1869-1940) Size: 17 3/8 x 27 in./44 x 68.7 cm The Place Blanche is a small plaza along the Boulevard de Clichy, which, in addition to being home to a handful of quaint cafés, also houses the famed Moulin Rouge. Here, Müller gives us two groups of young women, illuminated by the new electric streetlights, the windmill of the music hall aglow in the background. This example is hand-signed by the artist in the lower right.
Condition Report: B+/ Horizontal fold. P.
Dimensions: 17 3/8 x 27 in./44 x 68.7 cm
Artist or Maker: ALFRED MÜLLER (1869-1940)