|El Dorado Original Lithograph (Poster)
by Jules Cheret
|El Dorado Lithograph
Framed and Matted
Original lithograph poster printed in colors on wove paper by Jules Cheret. Lifetime impression printed as a supplement to the Courrier Francais. Titled El Dorado, the poster advertises a Parisian music hall. Published in 1894 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 an dated in the plate “J Cheret” “94” lower right. Reference: Lucy Broido, The Posters of Jules Cheret, 2nd Revised and Enlarged Edition, 218.
– Title: El Dorado
– Artist: Jules Cheret (French, 1836-1932)
– Year of publication: 1894
– Sheet size: 22-1/4 inches H x 15-3/8 inches W (56.5 cm x 39.0 cm)
– Frame size: 31 inches H x 23-3/4 inches W (78.7 cm x 60.3 cm)
Mounted on acid-free paper over linen. Framed in antiqued distressed-finish gold and wood molding with complementary double-matting. All materials are acid free. Set behind a UV-resistant acrylic cover. Not previously framed. Customary remnants of horizontal folder across center.
Price is $1,495 USD. J D Smith Fine Art will provide a Certificate of Authenticity for the piece. Free shipping to North America. Insurance included with shipping. A wonderful piece of art and an important piece of history!