Original vintage turn of the century pages from the French satirical magazine Le Rire. These highly collectable pages all have a cycling theme. Each original page is carefully matted for your enjoyment. Matted size is 12 x 16" which is a standard frame size.
Le Rire ("Laughter") was a successful French humor magazine published from October 1894 through the 1950s. Founded in Paris during the Belle Époque by Felix Juven, Le Rire appeared as typical Parisians began to achieve more education, income and leisure time. Interest in the arts, culture and politics intensified during the Gay Nineties. Publications like this helped satisfy such curiosity. It was the most successful of all the "Journaux Humoristiques."