|One has to wonder if we'd be raving about the Broadway production of Victor Hugo's|
classic today were it not for the posters of Jules Cheret.
|As flamboyant a showman as any circus |
ringmaster, Jules Cheret looked as if he
might have just stepped out from one of
|Cheret Posters could well have been the first |
realization of the old advertising rule, "sex sells."
|Pantomime from the Salon Cheret, Jules Cheret. |
Not all of Cheret's works were advertising posters
| Le Chateau d'eau and plaza, Exposition Universal, 1900, Paris, France,|
was to architecture what Cheret's posters was to art.
|A Cheret poster for Fairyland, |
in "Gay Paree." no doubt.
My, how meanings meander.
|Cheret's Ice Palace poster.|
|Today, fans of Jules Cheret posters can wear their collections.|