Leo Gausson (1860-1944)

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Title:
Lessive Figaro
Size:
11.25" x 15.5"
Medium:
Lithograph
Price:
$225
INV. #:
6936
 
Original. Les Maîtres de L'Affiche Pl. 71. Protected in a 20" x 16" acid free archival museum mat.
This plate from the Maîtres de L'Affiche series advertises Figaro detergent, "the antiseptic one." This lady stands on top of the detergent box as she hangs a sheet to dry. Against the dark colors all around, the sheet is noticeably clean and white.