Le Chat Noir Theophile Steinlen Art Print
Le Chat Noir was the first modern caberet. It opened in 1881 in Montmartre, Paris. Performers such as Jane Avril, Claude Debussy, and Erik Satie often performed there, and it attracted a colourful crowd of patrons.
Theophile Steinlen was an artist who frequented Montmartre, and a contemporary and sometime collaborator of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. He is best known for this iconic poster advertising the Chat Noir caberet.