Alphonse MUCHA, Pharmaceutical poster: Vin des Incas [Wine of the Incas] Enlarge 1 /1

Alphonse MUCHA

Czechoslovakia 1860 – 1939

24 July,1860 – 14 July, 1939

Pharmaceutical poster: Vin des Incas [Wine of the Incas] 1897 Materials & Technique: prints, posters, planographic colour commercial lithograph Support: stiff cream wove paper

Primary Insc: Signed on the stone to print in image l.r., 'Mucha' titled on the stone to print in image l.l. 'Divinite incas refusant La Coca a son peuple'. advertisement on matrix within cartouche above image 'Dans toutes les/ pharmacies / A la Coca du Perou / Vin des Incas / Au glycero-phosphate de
Tertiary Insc: chaux / Pour les convalescents'
Dimensions: comp 12.8 h x 35.0 w cm sheet 13.6 h x 36.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Reinhert/Weill 43, variant 1
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1725