Lot n° 344
500 - 800
Colin. Chiseled jewelry and modern art objects. 1903. Lithographic poster. Imp. Vercasson & Cie, Paris. Framed, fair condition: the margins of the poster are missing, the upper part of the poster has been redone, including the gray background and the top of the woman's black headdress, tears and chips that do not affect the central image except for the man's face. 67.5 x 56.5 cm
Bibliography: Jack Rennert. The Posters of Leonetto Cappiello. The Poster Art Library Posters Please Inc. New York 2004. Page 62. ill. 40. : "Rendered mainly in black and white with sparse but striking gold accents, Cappiello presents a blond woman carried away by the pure buying satisfaction she feels at Colin's, a seller of delicately chased jewelry and modern art."
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