Small Ephemera

Please browse our collection of small ephemera, including magazine covers and ads, point of purchase displays, labels, tins and other items.

Le Rire Covers & Pages

Original vintage Le Rire Covers and Pages that date from around 1900. Most of these are UNBACKED.

Le Rire ("Laughter") was a successful French humor magazine published from October 1894 until its final issue in April 1971. The satirical journal was filled with excellent drawings by prominent artists. It featured full-page chromotypographs on both covers and in the centerfold. Illustrations were contributed by well-known artists such as Théophile Steinlen, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Georges Goursat, René Georges Hermann-Paul, Juan Gris, Lucien Metivet, Georges Meunier, Jean-Louis Forain, Adolphe Willette, Joaquín Xaudaró, Leonetto Cappiello, Albert Guillaume, Manuel Luque, Jules Grandjouan, Abel Faivre, and Jules-Alexandre Grun. (wikipedia)