Alphonse Mucha
April 1898

An original Alphonse Mucha lithograph print.

April 1898

Original lithograph printed in colors on wove paper.

Signed on the stone lower right Mucha.

A superb impression of the definitive state, from the edition on this paper (there was also a small edition printed on Japan paper).  Transcribed from Mucha’s 1896 poster of the same title by artisans at Atelier Chéret and issued as plate 114 (of 256) in the series Le Maîtres de l’Affiche, bearing the blindstamp of the program (Lugt 1777c) in the sheet lower right.  Published by Jules Chéret; printed at Impremiere Chaix (Atelier Chéret), Paris.

Catalog: Masters of the Poster pl. 114

14 x 5 5/8 inches

Sheet Size: 15 7/16 x 11 3/8 inches