Affichemania. French advertising of the late 19th — early 20th century from the collection of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts

Affichemania. French advertising of the late 19th — early 20th century from the collection of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts

The Pushkin State Museum presents “Affichemania,” an exhibition of French advertising of the late 19th — early 20th century. The exhibition will feature 130 affiches from the museum collection to acquaint the audience with the origins and evolution of posters as a form of art. Visitors will see works by famous artists and illustrated ad masters, including Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Alphonse Mucha, Paul Gavarni, Leon Choubrac, Jules Cheret and Adolphe Willette.
More information about the exhibition read on official website of the Pushkin Museum.