Considered to be the first modern cabaret, le chat noir was a bohemian center for the avant-garde. Its famous patrons included Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Jane Avril, and Yvette Guilbert. Steinlen's well known poster features a black cat with a red halo, a playful jab at Alphonse Mucha's distinctive style. finish: solid brass, electro-plated with non-tarnishing silver finish, giclee print, ear wires are hypo-allergenic dimensions: hangs approx. 1.75" (gift boxed with provenance card).
US made. Inspired by art.