Artist F. Hugo d'Alesi, French, 1849-1906
Printer Imprimerie Chaix, French
Title
  • Centenaire de la Lithographie: Galerie Rapp
  • Centennial of Lithography (translated title)
  • Les Maîtres de l'Affiche, plate 66 (alternate title)
  • Les Maîtres de l'Affiche | Masters of the Poster (series title)
Date 1897
Medium lithograph printed in color ink on cream wove paper
Dimensions Image: 13 × 9 1/2 inches (33 × 24.1 cm)
Sheet: 15 3/8 × 11 1/8 inches (39.1 × 28.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Ellen Sharp
Accession Number 2002.188
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on stone, lower right: F. Hugo de Alesi
Marks Printed logo, in brown ink, lower left of image
Drystamp, lower right corner of sheet: Les Maîtres de l'Affiche
Inscriptions Inscribed, in brown ink, lower right: IMP COURMONT FRERES Atelier H d'ALESI. (AFFICHES SIMILI - AQUARELLEIO, Reu (sic) Breuguel. PARIS
Inscribed, lower left: REPRODUCTION INTERDITE.
Inscribed, lower left corner of sheet: Les Maîtres de l'Affiche PL. 66 | Imprimerie Chaix | (Encres Lorrilleux & Cie)
Ellen Sharp;
2002-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Malhotra, Ruth et al. Das Frühe Plakat in Europa und den USA. Berlin, 1977, no. 16 (as an 1895 poster).