L'Absinthe Cafe and Bar Paris Shop by French Painter André Renoux Unused Vintage PostcardL'Absinthe Cafe and Bar Paris Shop by French Painter André Renoux Unused Vintage Postcard

Preserving Paris's historical past wouldn't be complete without at least one absinthe bar! And so here André Renoux gives us one in green, with lovely Art Nouveau lettering and a unique scalloped edge awning. Just for the record: absinthe has made a comeback. It's reputation as the hallucinogenic "Green Fairy" has been scientifically debunked. It is a highly alcoholic beverage, but no trippin' involved.
Unused. Overall fine vintage condition save slightest hints of corner wear. Looking straight on, almost mint. When held at an angle, a half-inch superficial (not visible verso) crease can be seen as well as a bit of writing impression. Circa 1980s-1990s. About 5.75 by 4-1/8 inches.

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André Renoux (1939-2002) is considered the "father" of the Paris School of Urban Realism. You may have seen Renoux's Paris shop scenes on Williams Sonoma plates. His original limited-edition serigraphs sell anywhere from $600 to $2,000. Although these postcards are not my usual antique fare, Renoux's postcards are difficult to find and are highly collectible. From what I can ascertain, there are approximately 70 cards in this collection of Renoux's work.

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L'Absinthe Cafe and Bar Paris Shop by French Painter André Renoux Unused Vintage Postcard

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