Toulouse Lautrec Lithograph 14, “Confetti” Art Poster

$19.00

2 in stock

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Description

Title: Confetti
Artist: Henri de Toulouse Lautrec
Country: France
Medium: Lithograph
Marks: signed in plate not numbered
Printed: Mourlot 1966, France
Paper Size: Vellum 14.5 x 10.5 inch
Condition: Fine
COA : Included

 

Biography:

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864 -1901) French, great Painter, lithographer, draftsman, from aristocratic family, he broke both legs in childhood, during his convalescence he turned to drawing and painting. In 1882 he began studying art in Paris where he met van Gogh & Degas. In 1889 he exhibited at the salon des Indépendants & in Brussels. In 1891 his first posters brought him immediate recognition. He is a revolutionary artist truly captured the Parisian nightlife of the Montmartre where he lived, he painted quickly frequently in thinned oil paint on none primed cardboard. Japanese prints inspired him, his paintings were often studies for lithographs. Lautrec said “I don’t belong to any school, I work in my corner”.