Maitre Plate Number 79

A.G. Morrow 1897
12 x 16 in (29 x 39 cm)
ID #PN79

In the late 1890's there was a large Poster craze. People would host costume parties where the guests would dress up as their favorite poster icons. In Paris during this time there were over 40 dealers that sold the newly introduced medium of colored posters. 

Les Maitres de l'Affiche was one way that people who had walls filled with posters could still collect. Jules Cheret's printing company started the poster of the month club. Subscribers received 4 posters each month (one always being by Cheret himself) and a bonus four for those who subscribed for the next year. It was a very popular series that ran for five years. 

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More from $100 to $250


Message from Space
Message from Space
U.S.A Film, 1978
41 x 27 in 104 x 69 (cm)
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Out of the Clouds
Out of the Clouds
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41 x 27 in 104 x 69 (cm)
$200
Secret Agents of the Satellite Era! -- Spy in the Sky!
Secret Agents of the Satellite Era! -- Spy in the Sky!
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41 x 27 in 104 x 69 (cm)
$200
The Wishing Machine
The Wishing Machine
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41 x 27 in 104 x 69 (cm)
$200
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Jetsons Los Supersonicos -- Jetsons: The Movie
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41 x 27 in 104 x 69 (cm)
$125
When the Worlds Collide..."The War of the Worlds"
When the Worlds Collide..."The War of the Worlds"
U.S.A Film, 1977
41 x 27 in 104 x 69 (cm)
$150