Leonetto Cappiello (1875 - 1942)

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Title:
Jeanne Granier
Size:
11" x 8 1/2"
Medium:
Chromotypographs
Price:
Up to $350
INV. #:
10499
 
Jeanne Granier; artist: Leonetto Cappiello, small format Le Rire, turn of the century image. Original. Mounted on acid free archival linen. Year: 1898-89 lithograph.

This smiling woman is actually the actress Jeanne Granier (1852- 1939), this picture, created by Cappiello is for Nos Actrices, and was “published by Editions de la Revue Blanche in 1899. It consists of 18 plates featuring seventeen noted actresses (Sarah Bernhardt is shown in two poses) and include Réjane, Jeanne Granier, Marcelle Lender, Lucie Gerard, Simone Girard and Mariette Sully.” - Rennert, Jack. Cappiello, The Posters of Leonetto Cappiello. New York: The Poster Art Library, 2004, Page7.