L'Infamie Poster

France, 1890
34 x 23 in (85 x 57 cm)
ID #LB30X20TABLE-S
"Lire dans La Petite République Française / L'Infamie Roman Inédit par Oscar Méténier"

Oscar Metenier resigned from the French police force in 1889 to pursue being a playwright. He would often use his real-life experiences while on the force to create popular mystery novels and plays. L'Infamie shocked the masses with its gruesome depiction of murder, and would ultimately go on to inspire the earliest forms of horror movies.

Artist: Jules Cheret

Year: 1890

Condition: Fair, see tape marks and discoloration due to age; Please note that this poster is linen-backed on canvas. For any further inquiries on condition, please email us at postermuseum@gmail.com

500-1000 french play french theater horror jules cheret l'infamie murder mystery mystery original oscar metenier play poster size-33-5-x-22-5 theater theatre vintage vintage poster

More from $500 to $1,000


Teufel Hunden Poster
Teufel Hunden Poster
U.S.A., 1918
25 x 19 in 64 x 48 (cm)
$650
Cycles Strock Poster
Cycles Strock Poster
France, c.1890
23 x 33 in 58 x 84 (cm)
$900
Christmas in Mexico Poster
Christmas in Mexico Poster
Mexico, c. 1950
28 x 38 in 71 x 95 (cm)
$550
24 Heures du Mans Poster
24 Heures du Mans Poster
France, 1968
24 x 16 in 61 x 41 (cm)
$800
Visitez Les Cévennes Poster
Visitez Les Cévennes Poster
France, 1955
40 x 24 in 100 x 61 (cm)
$550
Chatel Guyon les Bains Poster
Chatel Guyon les Bains Poster
France, 1898
44 x 30 in 112 x 76 (cm)
$800