Poster for the cabaret Divan Japonais, published version. Text (verbatim transcription of lettering): “Divan Japonais / 75 rue des Martyrs / Ed Fournier / Directeur” (lettering by the artist).
Nineteenth-century guidebooks described Paris as “the capital of pleasure,” with its thousands of theaters, dance halls, cafés, circuses, racetracks, and other entertainments. ...
81 x 62.3 cm (31 7/8 x 24 1/2 in.)
Poster, crayon, brush, spatter and transferred screen lithograph, printed from four stones in olive-green, red, yellow and black