Marcel Vertes - Hungarian (1895 - 1961)
Marcel Vertes lithographs and illustrated books were created by the Hungarian born artist, residing in France, beginning in the 1920's. Many of his illustrated books are erotic in nature. He is also known for winning two Academy Awards for Best Art Direction and Best Costume Design in the 1952 movie Moulin Rouge. We carry many of his illustrated books and lithographs. Click on thumbnail to see a larger image and details of the work. Custom framing at reasonable pricing.
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Woman with Flowers
Woman with a Rose
Original Oil Paintings
|Lithographs and Illustrated Books
Le Cirque (The Circus)
The Day of an Elegant Woman
Collette - La Vagabond
Instants et Visages de Paris
Les Jeux du Demi-Jour
|Erotic Illustrated Books
La Semaine Secrete de Venus
Ombre du mon Amour
Many of Marcel Vertes books have an erotic theme. That is common for artist's who illustrated books in the 1920s in France. In other books Marcel Vertes gives a illustrative representation of the book. While his work is not as well known as other French artists, it is nice.
This our last week at our Plainfield location. While you can still come in and purchase the hand-made American crafts that we have left, John and Chere will have moved. So come in this week and help us clear out our inventory at 50% off in store items.