Théophile Alexandre Steinlen
Swiss (1859-1923)
Berthine aux Yeux Verts, from “Gil Blas”, 1896
Color lithograph
12×9 IN.

Crauzat 660. From "Gil Blas"; vol. 6, no. 43, 23 October 1896. Signed in image lower left: "Steinlen". A fine impression in fine condition aside from overall toning and slight fraying along edges; printed on full sheet measuring 16 x 10 3/4 inches. Illustration for "Berthine aux Yeux Verts", a story by the French writer, Jacques de Gachons (b.1868). "Gil Blas" was a weekly political and literary journal published for ten years during the turn of the twentieth century.

$ 250