Lot 292: Palais de Glace. 1896
30 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: JULES CHÉRET (1836-1932) Size: 14 7/8 x 22 1/8 in./37.7 x 56 cm Imp. Chaix, Paris Between 1893 and 1900, Chéret created a multitude of captivating designs for the Palais de Glace, a large skating rink located on the Champs-Elysées. Here, the brightly-dressed beauty, complete with fur stole, balances daintily on one foot as her partner glides her around the ice. This is the Courrier Français supplement from March 1, 1896.
Condition Report: A/ Usual horizontal fold. Framed.
Dimensions: 14 7/8 x 22 1/8 in./37.7 x 56 cm
Artist or Maker: JULES CHÉRET (1836-1932)