Original lithograph poster printed in colors on wove paper. Lifetime impression by Jules Cheret; printed as a supplement to the Courrier Francais. Titled Pastilles Poncelet, the poster advertises a medicinal candy. Published in 1896 by Jules Chéret and printed at Impremiere Chaix (Atelier Chéret), Paris. (There is also a 4-foot high – 124 cm – version of this poster.) Signed in the plate “J Cheret” lower left just right of the candy’s price. Reference: Lucy Broido, The Posters of Jules Cheret, 2nd Revised and Enlarged Edition, 909a (see page 52). Frame size: 31 inches H x 24 inches W (78.8 cm x 61.0 cm). Mounted on acid-free paper over canvas. Framed in antique-finish gold molding with acid-free matting. Set behind a UV-resistant acrylic cover. COA. See closeup photos and more details at: http://www.jdsmithfineart.com/gallery-of-artists/cheret-menu/cheret-pastilles-poncelet.
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