Leçons de Violon

Paul Berthon
July 1899

July 1899

Original lithograph printed in colors on wove paper

Signed and dated on the stone lower right PAUL BERTHON.98.

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 Berthon’s’s 1898 poster of the same title by artisans at Atelier Chéret and issued as plate 175 (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. 175.