El Dorado Original Color Lithograph 1894 by Jules Cheret

El Dorado Original Lithograph (Poster)
by Jules Cheret
El Dorado Lithograph
Framed and Matted
El Dorado Original Lithograph Poster by Jules Cheret El Dorado Lithograph Poster by Jules Cheret 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!