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Lot #754
DepartmentPrints
Sold For$400.00(hammer price)
 $472.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedDecember 9, 2014

Description

FRAMED COLOR LITHOGRAPHED OPERA POSTER French, 19th Century
Le Pays De L'Or, Piece a Grand Spectacle en 3 actes et 14 tableaux", (The Land Of Gold, A Big Show in 3 Acts ...) "de Henri Chivot et Albert Vanloo, Musique de Leion Vasser". Signed in left margin "Le Maresquier". Engraved by Choudens Fils, Paris; published by LeMercier, Paris. Depicts a woman riding a bicycle on a tightrope over a waterfall. A man is suspended from the bicycle on a swing. Revelers on a cliff below. Above the bicyclist is a bow of a ship "Washington" with two crossed American flags. Figural scenes from the show in each of the four corners. 30" x 24" sight."

Condition

Appears to be in good condition. Not examined out of frame.

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