ALPHONSE MUCHA (1860 - 1939)
Large advertisement for cigarette paper (framed), "Job," France, ca. 1898; Color lithograph on paper; Signed in plate/Imp. F. Champenois - Paris; Sight: 57 1/2" x 38 1/2"; 'JOB' is a trademark for the Joseph Bardou Company, manufacturers of cigarette papers.
Sale Price: $1,500
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,800
Not examined out of frame. Crimping to sheet along bottom and right edge. Sheet is toned overall and image appears faded. Scattered areas of foxing and discoloration throughout. Two extraneous marks to Plexiglas near figure’s heel. Very fragile, cannot be rolled for shipping.