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poster for the Moulin Rouge
  • Jules Chéret
    1836–1932
    born: Paris, France ; died: Nice, France
  • poster for the Moulin Rouge, circa 1890s
  • Where object was made: France
  • color lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 851 x 597 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 33 1/2 x 23 1/2 in
    Frame Dimensions: 39 x 29 1/4 x 1 1/4 in
    Weight: 15 lbs
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0263
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Advertising poster for the Moulin Rouge. Text at top, bottom and right describes the event. Woman at center wears a polka dot dress and holds left arm at waist and right arm bent upward. There is a red windmill behind the woman in background. There are four photographs at LR.