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Alphonse MUCHA

Czechoslovakia 1860 – 1939

24 July,1860 – 14 July, 1939

Russia restituenda 1922 c. Materials & Technique: prints, posters, Place Published: Prague

Edition Notes: Published by Malantrich
Dimensions: comp 76.0 h x 43.6 w cm sheet 80.2 h x 47.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.1994
Cutting-edge technology is not just a characteristic of our age

In Russia restituenda one can see the stylistic influence of Renaissance stained glass images, particularly of the Madonna and Child, an influence that is also present in his more characteristic art nouveau poster works.

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