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Absinthe Blanqui
Date: 1898-1901
Artist: Nover/Revon
Printer; L. Revon et Cie
Art Style: Art Nouveau
Historical Importance: this poster for Absinthe Blanqui is a famous work in the Art Nouveau style.  Its combination of feminine beauty and delicious drink have kept it popular for over a hundred years.  Only three known copies survive.


Absinthe Oxygenee
Date: 1896
Artist: Nicholas Tamagno
Client: Cusenier
Character Depicted: French comedian Joseph-Francois Dailly (1839 – 1897)


Absinthe Robette
Date: 1896
Artist: Privat-Livemount
Art Style: Art Nouveau
Historical Importance: one of the world’s most famous Art Nouveau works


Distilleries Montbart
Artist: M.Ringel
Country of Origin: Switzerland


Absinthe Mugnier
Date: 1895
Artist: Lucien Lefèvre
Character Depicted: Absinthe Mugnier’s iconic desert legionnaire

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