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This artwork, Chat Noir/Ce Soir by Théophile Alexandre Steinlen, is currently for sale at Gary Bruder Fine Arts.
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Théophile Alexandre Steinlen, Chat Noir/Ce Soir
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TITLE:  Chat Noir/Ce Soir
ARTIST:  Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (French/Swiss, 1859–1923)
WORK DATE:  1896
CATEGORY:  Prints and Multiples
MATERIALS:  Lithograph
SIZE:  h: 15.8 x w: 24.4 in / h: 40.1 x w: 62 cm
STYLE:  Post-Impressionism
PRICE*:  Contact Gallery for Price
GALLERY:  Gary Bruder Fine Arts  +1-917-318-2134  Send Email
DESCRIPTION:  Despite the delicate red halo behind him, this disreputable cat of Steinlen’s personifies vagabondage; he’s a ragamuffin, a Paris street urchin up to no good, and as such, he represents the deliciously low-class atmosphere of the Chat Noir cabaret with deadly accuracy. No wonder this memorable image was used in a dozen ways over a number of years by the management; they would have been fools not to give it every circulation possible.
ONLINE CATALOGUE(S):  Gary Bruder Fine Arts Inventory Catalogue
LITERATURE:  Bargiel et Zagrodzki, 22B2
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