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Cabinet card, composite, hand-coloured
Charles Schwartz Ltd
Courtesy of Charles Schwartz (#9343)
Cabinet card featuring a hand colored composite of can can dancers at the Moulin Rouge featuring La Goulue. "La Goulue", the subject of some of Toulouse Lautrec's most famous lithographs, was the queen of the Moulin Rouge from 1886-1895. She was nicknamed "the glutton" both because of her habit of finishing patron's drinks and reputed sexual appetite. Printed on Card "Celebrites Choregraphiques" "La Goulue" and "Quadrille Au Moulin Rouge"