Design Classics: Palais de Clace by Jules Cheret

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Undeniably on of the greatest artist of all time, Jules Cheret was often called  father of the modern poster. Jules Cheret was born in Paris on May 31, 1836 in to a family of artisans. Since the family had little money, Jules Cheret’s formal education ended when at the age of 13, his family could no longer afford to keep him in school. His father, a typographer, placed Cheret in a three year apprenticeship with a lithographer.

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