Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
French, 1864–1901
Aristide Bruant dans son cabaret, 1893
lithograph on paper
50 1/8 x 39 inches
© Herakleidon Museum, Athens, Greece

Toulouse-Lautrec & His World

October 12, 2013 - December 30, 2013

Hodge Galleries

Be sure not to miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see 150 works on paper by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec rarely seen outside of Europe. This exhibition features one-of-a-kind drawings and posters. Tracing his art throughout the Paris social scene, dance halls, café concerts, brothels, theatres, and the famous Moulin Rouge, capturing the essence of Lautrec's Parisian characters and haunts. This traveling exhibition is on loan from the collection of the Heraklaidon Museum in Athens, Greece, with the FIA being the only Midwestern venue.


From the collection of Herakleidon Museum, Athens, Greece
www.herakleidon-art.gr/en

This exhibition is sponsored by 

    Whiting Foundation


From the Exhibition

  • Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, French, 1864 – 1901, La Troupe de Mademoiselle Eglantine, 1896, lithograph on paper, 24 5/16 x 31 5/8 inches. © Herakleidon Museum, Athens, Greece

  • Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, French, 1864 – 1901, May Belfort, 1895, lithograph on paper, 31 5/16 x 24 inches. © Herakleidon Museum, Athens, Greece

  • Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, French, 1864 – 1901, Babylone d'Allemagne, 1894, lithograph on paper, 47 1/4 x 33 1/4 inches. © Herakleidon Museum, Athens, Greece

  • Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, French, 1864 - 1901, Jane Avril, Maîtres de l'Affiche, 1895. © Herakleidon Museum, Athens, Greece

  • Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, French, 1864–1901, Divan Japonais, 1893, lithograph on paper, 31 13/16 x 23 15/16 inches. © Herakleidon Museum, Athens, Greece