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Alphonse MUCHA

Czechoslovakia 1860 – 1939

artist

24 July,1860 – 14 July, 1939

Hamlet 1899 Materials & Technique: prints, posters, planographic lithographic poster Support: two sheets of cream, wove paper
Publisher: F. CHAMPENOIS
Place Published: Paris
Date Published: 1899

Primary Insc: signature and date, printed from the stone, lower right corner in black ink, 'Mucha / 99'
Secondary Insc: title, printed from the stone, top centre in black and gold ink, 'TRAGIQUE HISTOIRE D'HAMLET/ PRINCE DE DANEMARK/ inscription, printed from the stone, top centre in green ink, SARAH BERNHARDT' inscription, printed from the stone, lower centre in red ink, 'THEATRE SARAH BERNHARDT'
Tertiary Insc: inscription, printed from the stone, lower right corner in black ink, 'Imp. F.CHAMPENOIS. 66 Boul.St Michel PARIS'
Dimensions: sheet 204.7 h x 72.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Poynton Bequest 2012
Accession No: NGA 2013.4