1893. Gouache and charcoal on paper. 54.5 x 38 cm. Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, Madrid, Spain. Read Note.
Yvette Guilbert (1867-1944), a Montmartre singer. Originally training and working as an actress, she moved to the nightclubs of the Montmartre district to pursue singing. With her unique style and delivery, she was a great success, and was a favorite subject of many painters.
See also: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Yvette Guilbert. Yvette Guilbert Singing "Linger, Longer, Loo". Yvette Guilbert Taking a Curtain Call. Yvette Guilbert.