Ferdinand Bac (1859-1952)

 
Title:
Yvette Guilbert a la Scala Pl. 19
Size:
11 3/8 x 15.5
Medium:
Stone-Lithograph
Price:
$425
INV. #:
7695
 
Original. Les Maitres de l'Affiche PL. 19. Presented in a 16" x 20" acid free archival museum mat.
The artist, Bac, was an intimate friend of Yvette Guilbert, the performer in this portrait. Notice the tiny man she holds like a puppet.
The German born illustrator Bac did few posters, but his series of three, in almost identical format, for Yvette Guilbert are his best.