Artist: Giovanni Maria Mataloni (1868-1944)
Title: Societa Anonima Per La Icandescenza a Gas
Date of printing: 1897.
Technique: Original chromolithography
Giovanni Maria Mataloni (1868-1944) was an Italian poster-artist of the Art Nouveau era. Their are no sources regarding his art-education but started his career at Casa Ricordi - music publisher. Most famous is his poster for gaslighting for the Auer-gaslighting-firm. This design was praised by art-critics as it was incorporated in the famous Maitres de L' Affiche.
Size or Dimensions
Size (image size exc. margins nor matting): 21.5 x 14.8 cm.
Size (inc. matting): 40 x 30 cm.
Date of printing: 1897
Skilfully matted under museum-quality card-board; ready to frame.