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Pencil signed Proof before Lettering for a Menu Du Banquet de la Plume (for Leon Deschamps magazine). c1900 J. E. Sylvestre
Pencil signed Proof before Lettering for a Menu Du Banquet de la Plume (for Leon Deschamps magazine).  c1900 J. E. Sylvestre


 
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Price: $200.00

Product Code: 1240106

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A 5" x 7 1/4" prrof before lettering of a menu depicting a risque scene depicting a young woman hanging from a tree as she attemps to pick apples.  The banquets were organized by the magazine Leon Deschamps, La Plume, between 1892 and 1905.  They were more than just literary events, but of social significance in trying to establish literary space.   Pencil signed by J. E. Sylvestre.  .