View all items from Bohemian Lifestyle sale

Erté Serigraph "At The Ball"

Item Details

Romain “Erté” de Tirtoff (Russian/French, 1892 – 1990)
At The Ball, circa 1981
Serigraph on paper
Signed to the lower right
Numbered 45/196
Includes a certificate of authenticity

Roman De Tirtoff, known by the pseudonym Erté, is a Russian-born French designer who flourished in many fields including set design, fashion, and the graphic arts, spanning most of the 20th century. He began working for Harper’s Bazaar in 1915 creating over 240 covers for the magazine for over 22 years. His fashion illustrations appeared in numerous other publications. During 1976 Erté was awarded the title of Officer of Arts and Letters, and in 1982 the Medaille de Vermeil de la Ville de Paris by the French government. His work is housed in private and permanent collections including the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York; Museum of Modern Art, New York; and London’s Victoria & Albert Museum.

  • Item not examined outside of mounting


- prominent scratch to the glass to the upper right; residue and dust accumulation to the glass; minor abrasions to the edges of the frame.


34.0" W x 39.0" H x 2.0" D

- measures frame; image size measures 12.25" W x 17.0" H.

Item #


Terms & Conditions

Have a similar piece to sell? Get in touch with one of our experts.

Request A Consultation
Other Items You Might Like

Full-service selling solutions for home or business-minded consignors.

Learn More