Dec 17, 2008 - Sale 2167

Sale 2167 - Lot 18

Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,000
JULES CHÉRET (1836-1932) SAXOLÉINE. 1900.
48 7/8x34 7/8 inches, 124x89 cm. Chaix, Paris.
Condition B / B+: repaired tears, creases and staining in margins and image; sharp vertical and horizontal folds.
Year after year Chéret helped build the company's image, ensuring immediate recognition, by using the same concept of a woman holding a lamp. However, in each poster, the color of the lamp shade, the color of the woman's dress or her stance with the lamp is changed. Broido 958.