Ambassadeurs - Aristide Bruant (after) Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, 1966
Artist: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
Medium: Lithographic Poster Reproduction, 1966
Dimensions: 28.25 x 19.5 in, 71.75 x 49.53 cm
Heavy Poster Paper - Perfect Condition A+
This is a lithographic reproduction by print master Henri Deschamps at the Atelier Mourlot in Paris in 1966. The original lithograph was printed in 1892, advertising a series of appearances by singer Aristide Bruant at les "Ambassadeurs", a cabaret in the Monmartre neighborhood of Paris.
Aristide Bruant was a French cabaret singer, comedian, and nightclub owner. He was known to perform in a red scarf, black cape and black boots. He was featured several times by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec in advertisement posters. He has also been credited as the creator of the chanson réaliste musical genre.