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Two Cats. Poster for an Exhibition of works drawn and painted by T. A. Steinlen, A. La Bodinière

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No artist is more identified with cat imagery than Théophile Alexandre Steinlen. He depicted feline grace and beauty in infinite varieties in posters, books, paintings, drawings, and prints. He had a well-deserved reputation as a pioneer in color lithography; this color lithograph is a proof...

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Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); bequest to MFA June 8, 1960

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

Exposition De L'Ouvre Dessiné Et Peint De T.-A. Steinlen

1894

Catalogue Raisonné

De Crauzat 492, Proof; Bargiel and Zagrodzki 14 A2

Dimensions

Sheet: 59.1 x 48.7 cm (23 1/4 x 19 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.744

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph and watercolor, proof before letters on china paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints, Posters