Cappiello Italian (1875-1942|
|Title: Jean Richepin|
A. Original lithograph from "Les Contemporains Celebres".
by Publications Octave Beauchamp
& G. de Malherbe, Paris, 1904.
Also includes: Signed (in the plate) testimonial
including celebrity photo and background design by Manuel Orazi, French (1860-1934)
plus original biography.
Both presented in 16 x 20 in. acid free,
archival museum mats, with framing labels. Ready to frame. Shipped boxed flat
Certificate of Authenticity.
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|Size:||10 in x 12 3/4 in|
| ||25.2 cm x 32.4 cm|
|Price: $250.00 USD |
Richepin (1849–1926). French poet, dramatist, and novelist Jean Richepin examined
the lower levels of society in sharp, bold language. As Émile Zola revolutionized
the novel by introducing naturalism in the late 19th century, Richepin did the
same for French poetry during that period. (www.student.britannica.com)
Contemporains Celebres, was published by Lefrevre-Utile (famed Biscuit producer)
containing portraits...some of Cappiello's finest caricatures of contemporary
celebrities" (Rennert, PAI-XXXVI, 584)
by Lefevre-Utile and Octave Beauchamp, Paris, and distributed by G. de Malherbe,
containing portraits, biographies, signed testimonials and some of Cappiello's
finest caricatures of contemporary celebrities. You might be asking yourself just
what do Sarah Bernhardt, Anatole France, Rejane, Granier, Massenet, Bartholdi
and the Queen of Madagascar have in common? The answer is quite simple: They all
love Lefevre-Utile biscuits, of course" (Rennert,