554: Simone Frévalles. 1922
Artist: MARCEL VERTÈS (1895-1961) Size: 32 7/8 x 48 3/8 in./83.5 x 123 cm Imp. L’Affiche d’Art, Paris Usually seen with the addition of text at the bottom, this poster advertises Simone Frévalles’s leading role in La Malibran, a production focusing on the life of the famous mezzo-soprano Maria Malibran. As Vertès was known for his lush, high fashion designs, it is no wonder that Frévalles is shown in lavish Art Deco costume, dripping with pearls.
A-/ Slight tears & stains at folds & edges.