|Artist: Jules Cheret
|Plate: PL. 17|
|Title: Les Palais de Glace|
Condition A. Original lithograph from
"Les Maitre de L'Affiches" series. |
by Imprimerie Chaix, Paris, 1896.
Presented in 16 x 20 in. acid free, archival museum mat, with framing
labels. Ready to frame. Shipped boxed flat.
Certificate of Authenticity.
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|Maitre Sheet Size:||11 3/8 in x
15 3/4 in|
| ||29 cm x 40 cm|
One of Cheret's Best
Full size sold for $ 23,000 US
Poster Auctions International, N.Y. May 2003.
"In one of the finest images in Cheret's Palais de Glace (Ice
Palace, Champs Elysees) series, the skater is in a red and yellow
striped dress, all wrapped in furs, and her gentleman friend hovers
discreetly in the background. This is Cheret at his charming best!
" (Rennert PAI-XV, 213)
Palais de Glace des Champs Elysses ca. 1900
"The achievement of Cheret was to create a world
of explosive happiness, and to paste it on the walls of Paris. As a painter he
will be remembered for what Huysmans calls his 'spirit of nervous gaiety', as
a lithographer for his superb technique, and as a poster artist for being the
ancestor of all modern advertising." (Abdy