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Poster-calendar - La Plume

La Plume

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    France (issued)

  • Date:

    1897 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mucha, Alphonse, born 1860 - died 1939 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs. F. W. Templeton

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 81, box B

Physical description

French poster in the form of an almanac for 1898, advertising a bi-monthly illustrated periodical published by the Salon des Cent. Signed 'Mucha'.

Place of Origin

France (issued)


1897 (issued)


Mucha, Alphonse, born 1860 - died 1939 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Marks and inscriptions



Height: 64.77 cm, Width: 48.26 cm

Descriptive line

Alphonse Mucha. Poster-calendar for the periodical La Plume, 1898.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1953 London: HMSO, 1963


Lithographic ink


Colour lithography


Posters; Advertising; Jewellery


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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