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Held (1898) Original Lithograph by Toulouse-Lautrec
Original lithograph in black ink on beige wove paper by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Artist's mongram
on the stone upper right. Anna Held is a lithograph prepared in 1898 by Lautrec, but not published until
after his death. It was published as part of a collection called Treize Lithographies (Thirteen Lithographs).
A total of 440 impressions were made. Catalogue Raisonne Reference: Adhemar, 173. Adriani, 256. Wittock, 251.
Lautrec began a project in 1898 which was intended
to include images of reknown entertainers of the time, along with written text about each one. The lithographs were
begun and a writer was hired. Thirteen lithographs were completed, but the project as a whole was never published.
Portfolios containing just the lithographs (the text was never finished) were published in 1906, a few years after Lautrec's
- Anna Held, from Treize Lithographies
- Year Executed: 1898
- Year Printed:
- Image size: 11-1/2 inches H x 9-1/2 inches W (29.2 cm x 24.1 cm)
- Sheet size: 15-3/8 inches H x 12-5/8 inches W (39.2 cm x 32.0 cm)
framed in antique gold moulding and finished with matte and gold fillet. All materials are archival quality. Set behind
a UV resistant acrylic cover. Framed size is 26-1/4 H inches x 23-3/4 inches W (66.4 cm x 60.3 cm).