|Pastilles Poncelet Original
Lithograph (Poster) by Jules Cheret
|Pastilles Poncelet Original Lithograph
Framed and Matted in Acid-Free Materials
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).
– Title: Pastilles Poncelet
– Artist: Jules Cheret (French, 1836-1932)
– Year of publication: 1896
– 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 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. Customary remnants of horizontal folder across center.
Price is $1,995 USD. J D Smith Fine Art will provide a Certificate of Authenticity to the buyer. Free shipping to North America for this piece. Insurance included with shipping.