FRENCH OPERA POSTERS- OPERA SUR LES MURS
THE LATE 19th & EARLY 20th CENTURY WAS A GOLDEN AGE OF POSTER ART WHICH COINCIDED WITH THE CREATION OF THE OPERAS OF
MASSENET AND HIS SUCCESSORS IN FRANCE. HERE ARE SOME STUNNING EXAMPLES OF THE POSTERS CREATED FOR SOME OF THESE OPERAS
367. JULES MASSENET- DON QUICHOTTE 1911 Lithograph in color by GEORGE ROCHGROSSE, Printed by E. Delanchy Size 26 x 35 Created for the world premiere of MASSENET-S OPERA at Le THEATRE LYRIQUE MUNICIPAL (GAITE) This was part of the collection at Egreville, MASSENET-S country home.
.................$3,850
368. RABAUD- MAROUF- 23 1/2 x 31 laid down on lien canvas- signed G. Radaux -publisher Choudens edit.
.................$875
369. ROGER- Le FETICHE- 25 x 32" not on canvas-publisher F. Appel, 12 rue de Delta Paris-not signed.
.................$475
364. FEVRIER GISMONDA- 26 x 25 laid down on canvas signed by G. Rochegrosse-published Maquet. Gr Paris.
.................$775
365. LALO- Le ROI D'YS- 21 x 29 laid down on canvas- signed by Auguste-Francoise Gorguet. Published by I. Simonet & Le Bourg, rue de Cloys Paris.
.................$975


Abbreviations
SP - Signed Photo
AL - Album Leaf
AS - Autograph Sentiment
PCC - Printed Calling Cards
ALS - Autographed Letter Signed
D/S - Dedicated & Signed
ANS - Autographed, Note, Signed
SPc - Signed Postcard
AMusQS - Autographed Musical Quote Signed
TLS - Letter signed by person described
LS - Letter signed by person described,
written by another


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