The Moulin Rouge : The Goulue & Valentin, the Boneless One, 1891.
TOULOUSE LAUTREC (1864-1901)
The Moulin Rouge : The Goulue & Valentin, the Boneless One, 1891
One of the very rare drawings of Lautrec ever made in lithography. Neither during the artist's lifetime nor after his death.
Handsigned & numbered Lithograph at 60 exemplars only.
From a study of The Toulouse Lautrec museum in Albi (France), realized in 1891 for his greatest poster : “The Moulin Rouge" (1891) & for the first time in the world in lithograph.
Lithograph realized in the Clot Workshop in Paris. The Clot Workshop is one of the most ancient and famous lithography workshop of the world. Since 1896, its name is associated with those of the greatest painters of the end of the 19th century to now.
Lautrec, Degas, Renoir, Rodin, Monet, Munch.... or more recently Foujita, Matisse, Calder, Soulages printed their artworks here
From the drawing to its printing, this lithograph has been entirely realized by hand.
With the same technical and artistic constraints, the same moves are made on the very same period machines.
Drawn and printed colour by colour on "Marinoni Voirin" lithographic flat press of 1920.
Title : The Moulin Rouge : The Goulue & Valentin, the Boneless One, 1891.
Technique : Lithograph.
Date : 2020
Publisher : FRANCE ART DIFFUSION
Origin of the drawing : Toulouse Lautrec museum (Albi, France)
Size : 73, 8 x 54, 0 cm / 29.1 x 21.3 in
Paper : Velin d'arches.
Signature : Numbered & Handsigned by the lithographer
Handsigned by the publisher
Printed note : imp Clot, Paris (Clot Printer, Paris).
personal stamp (embossing) of the publisher
CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY