1892. Lithograph. 141.2 x 98.4 cm. Musée Toulouse-Lautrec, Albi, France. Read Note.
Aristide Bruant (1851-1925) was the owner of the Montmartre nightclub Le Mirliton, and a singer. He was known for his crude and vulgar style and his biting, satirical language, which he used to abuse the upper-class patrons of his establishment.
See also: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Les Ambassadeurs: Aristide Bruant and His Cabaret. Aristide Bruant on His Bicycle.