Toulouse Lautrec Lithograph 19 “La Chatelaine” Art Poster

$19.00

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Description

Artist: Henri de Toulouse Lautrec (1869 -1901)

Title: La Chatelaine

Country: France

Medium: Color Lithograph

Marks: Signed in the plate

Paper Size: Vellum paper 14.5 x 10.5 inch

Printed: 1966 by Mourlot, France

COA: Certificate of Authenticity is 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”.