Palais de Glace Original 1896 Color Lithograph by Jules Cheret

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Palais de Glace (Poster)
Original Lithograph by Jules Cheret
Palais de Glace Original Lithograph
Framed and Matted in Acid-Free Materials
Signed in the Plate Left Center
Palais de Glace Original Lithograph by Jules Cheret Palais de Glace Original Lithograph by Jules Cheret Framed  Palais de Glace Orig Lithograph Signed in the Plate

Original lithograph poster printed in colors on wove paper. Lifetime impression by Jules Cheret; printed as a supplement to the Courrier Francais. Titled Palais de Glace, the poster advertises a skating rink called Palais de Glace (the Ice Palace). 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” center left of the woman’s ribbon waistband. Reference: Lucy Broido, The Posters of Jules Cheret, 2nd Revised and Enlarged Edition, No. 371 (page 18).

– Title: Palais de Glace
– 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 linen. Framed in antique-finish gold molding with acid-free matting. Set behind a UV-resistant acrylic cover. Customary remnants of horizontal folder across center.