HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC
1864 - 1901
MOULIN ROUGE - LA GOULUE (D. 339; ADR. 1; W. P 1)
Lithograph printed in colors, 1891, on two sheets of wove paper, linen-backed, printed by Affiches Américaines, Ch. Levy, commissioned by the Moulin Rouge, Paris, framed
sheet: 1720 by 1250 mm 67¾ by 49¼ in
With exceptionally strong colors, the print is in excellent condition overall. An imperceptible extraordinarily skillfully repaired tear in the splatter area to the right of the ‘E’ in Rouge. With the original folds, the vertical fold with a very tiny associated tear.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
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