Lot n° 478
1000 - 1500
Romain tour. Next Les Mystères de Paris. Grand drama in 7 acts and 10 tableaux. Based on Eugène Sue's novel by M. Ernest Blum. Last version performed at the Théâtre de la Porte Saint Martin. 1897. Lithographic poster in 3 sheets, upper and lower headbands laminated. Lithographic printing in black. Imp. Charles Verneau, Paris. Uninserted, poor condition: paper weakened, tears, small flaws, marked folds, tears and flaws at edges. 329 x 114 cm
Very rare poster presented in its entirety (a panel of this poster exists in the Bibliothèque Nationale de France) featuring the various characters from Les Mystères de Paris, a drama by Ernest Blum based on the famous novel by Eugène Sue.
Bibliography: Anne-Claude Lelieur and Raymond Bachollet. Eugène Ogé Affichiste. Agence Culturelle de Paris. Paris - Bibliothèques 1998. Page 55 Ill. 13: for the panel in the Bibliothèque Nationale de France.
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