Le Chat Noir Theophile Steinlen Greeting Card
Single greeting card featuring artwork Le Chat Noir by Theophile Steinlen.
Le Chat Noir was the first modern cabaret. 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 cabaret.