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Guinguette Fleurie. 1901.

Guinguette Fleurie. 1901.

Item Description:

Artist: JACQUES VILLON (1875-1963)
Size: 35 7/8 x 50 1/2 in./91 x 128.2 cm
Condition: A.
Printer: E. Malfeyt, Paris
Reference: Ref: Villon, E33; Musée d’Affiche, 30; PAI-XXXIX, 513
Key Words: Art Nouveau; Entertainment


The well-known and lovely poster for an engagement by Guinguette Fleurie – dubbed at the bottom "The Flower of the Singer-Poets" – at the Manège Central, a Montmartre music-hall that was a former riding school. Villon was an important figure in the history of modern art and a quintessential figure in the bohemian scene of Fin-de-Siècle Paris. A Cubist painter, illustrator and filmmaker, he created only six posters – all graced by his superb drawing and observation of character. We fancy that the small figure of a bearded figure in the distant background of this poster is a self-caricature.

About The Artist:

JACQUES VILLON (1875-1963)

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