Alphonse Mucha

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Alfons (Alphonse) Mucha
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Mucha, ca. 1906
Born Alfons Maria Mucha
24 Julie 1860(1860-07-24)
Ivančice, Moravie, Austrick Empire (present Czech Republic)
Died 14 Julie 1939(1939-07-14) (aged 78)
Prague, Protectorate o Bohemie an Moravie
Naitionality Czech
Eddication Munich Academy o Fine Airts
Académie Julian
Académie Colarossi
Kent for Painting, Illustration, Decorative airt
Notable wirk(s) The Slav Epic (Slovanská epopej)
Muivement Art Nouveau
Patron(s) Coont Karl Khuen o Mikulov

Alfons Maria Mucha[1][2] (Czech: [ˈalfons ˈmuxa] ( listen); 24 Julie 1860 – 14 Julie 1939), eften kent in Scots, Inglis, an French as Alphonse Mucha, wis a Czech Art Nouveau penter an decorative airtist,[3] kent best for his distinct style.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Mucha, Alphonse", Grove Dictionary of Art Online. Retrieved 3 October 2009.(subscription needit)
  2. "New Town", Frommers Eastern Europe, p. 244. Retrieved 8 October 2009.
  3. "Mucha, Noted Artist, Dropped First Name; Death Due To Shock Caused By Germans' Seizure Of Prague". New York Times. 18 Julie 1939. Retrieved 20 Aprile 2008. The artist Mucha—he always signed his work without his given name, which he preferred to ignore—died here ... (subscription needit)