Lot 19 of 364:
Famed French poster artist Jules Cheret, color sheet music art  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
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Multi-color drawing on front cover of French sheet music

Cheret, Jules


Hugel, Imp.Chaix

ca. 1892


"Les Ballons rouges” from “La Chanson des Joujoux”, music by Claudius Blanc & Leopold Dauphin, based on poetry by Jules Jouy. 10.5 x 14”.Original front and rear cover + 2pp.of music, with additional small drawing on rear cover. 

Cheret was one of the most famous of French poster artists of the 1890s Belle Epoque. His work is usually seen in the miniature reproductions of his posters in Les Maitres de l’Affiche. This may be his only sheet music illustration.

Lot Amendments

Soiling to edges; very good.

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