Alphonse Mucha

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Frances Lincoln, 2005 - Art - 159 pages
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Generally agreed to be one of the most important contributors to Art Nouveau,he Czech artist Alphonse Mucha was trained, celebrated and lived most of hisife in Paris. His unforgettably iconic images of Sarah Bernhardt and othersmbody the spirit of the fin de siecle. But underneath his successful careers an artist and poster designer lay a passionate Slav nationalist whose mostmportant and long neglected works are still being painstakingly restored andxhibited in the Czech republic. This book is the first comprehensiveverview of his life and work and is published in association with the Muchauseum in Prague.

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The 1992 establishment of the Mucha Foundation and its subsequent exhibitions renewed interest in Alphonse Mucha (1890-1939), a long-obscure Czech decorative artist known for Art Nouveau posters. This ... Read full review

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