22 April 2013

Mucha, Part One

Alfons Maria Mucha (Ivančice, 24 July 1860 – Prague, 14 July 1939), often known in English and French as Alphonse Mucha, was a Czech Art Nouveau painter and decorative artist, known best for his distinct style. He produced many paintings, illustrations, advertisements, postcards, and designs.

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1 comment:

  1. In addition to all that, he designed postage stamps for Czechoslovakia. They are quite beautiful and a joy to collect...and still easy to find at reasonable prices.