Lot 276: Sifilis. 1900
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: RAMON CASAS (1866-1932) Size: 12 x 26 1/4 in./30.5 x 66.7 cm J. Thomas, Barcelona (not shown) This alluring and rare design by Casas shows how syphilis can beguile you with a pretty face, hiding the disease. However, for those afflicted, there is hope at this Spanish sanitarium, where an "absolute and radical" cure is promised. (great art nouveau, syphilis)
Condition Report: A-/ Unobtrusive folds.
Dimensions: 12 x 26 1/4 in./30.5 x 66.7 cm
Artist or Maker: RAMON CASAS (1866-1932)