Lot 707: Moulin de la Galette. ca. 1895
30 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: YONI Size: 43 3/8 x 29 3/4 in./110.2 x 75.7 cm Imp. Draeger, Paris One of the rare windmills still located in Montmartre, the Moulin de la Galette was once one of the more celebrated dance and music halls of the Belle Epoque, most notably featured in a painting of the same name by Pierre-Auguste Renoir. This poster announces its reopening after a renovation, the small illustration at the bottom as intriguing as the wild-haired muse above.
Condition Report: B+/ Unobtrusive folds; slight scratches.
Dimensions: 43 3/8 x 29 3/4 in./110.2 x 75.7 cm
Artist or Maker: YONI
Date: ca. 1895