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Muse Grevin "Pantomimes Lumineuses" Original Poster by Jules Cheret

$ 750.00

Jules Cheret created this captivating French poster to promote Emile Reynaud's "Theatre Optique," where he introduced the groundbreaking "Pantomimes Lumineuses" – the world's inaugural animated films. Reynaud's revolutionary system utilized projected light through moving images to enchant audiences with illuminated pantomimes, all showcased within the Musee Grevin. The poster is finally mated and presented in a custom black frame.

About the artist:
Jules Chéret (1836-1932) was a French painter and lithographer who is often referred to as the "father of the modern poster." He is renowned for his pioneering contributions to the art of poster design and advertising during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Dimensions: 17” H x 14” W x 1” D
Unframed: 10” H x 8” W x 1” D

Style: French School

Period: Late 19th Century

Condition:  Good. Wear consistent with age and use.

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