Lot 169
Leonetto Cappiello (French, 1875-1942), Maurin Quina
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Lithographic poster in colors, 1906, printed by P. Vercasson & Cie., Paris, framed.

SS 62 1/2 x 46 in.; DOA 66 1/4 x 50 in.

This is one of the most famous of the early 20th-century vintage advertising posters. Cappiello's striking design employs the large-scale figure of a green devil who beckons the viewer to try the French apértif.

Condition A-/B+: nice, saturated colors; circular puncture right margin; several creases and faint staining; not examined out of frame.

$500 - 1,000