Lessive Figaro Maitres de L'Affiche Advertising Poster


Genre: Maitres de L'Affiche
Artist: Leo Gausson
Year Printed: 1897
Size: 11.25" x 15.5"
Country of Poster: Unknown
Restoration Detail: Unrestored
Grade: Very Fine
Additional Information: Original. Lessive Figaro. Les Maîtres de L'Affiche Pl. 71. Protected in a 20" x 16" acid free archival museum mat. This plate from the Maîtres de L'Affiche series advertises Figaro detergent, "the antiseptic one." This lady stands on top of the detergent box as she hangs a sheet to dry. Against the dark colors all around, the sheet is noticeably clean and white. Antique poster are 'pictures of persuasion,' as we might call them, offer a wealth of art, history, design, and popular culture for us to understand. The poster is a familiar part of our world, and we intuitively understand its role as propaganda, promotion, announcement, or advertisement."

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