Tuesday, 27 October 2020

Alfons Mucha at 160: Art Nouveau pioneer who left Paris for Prague to achieve the Slav Epic

Radio Prague |
27 July 2020

Czech artist Alfons Mucha, perhaps best known worldwide for his oft-imitated Art Nouveau posters, was born 160 years ago this past Friday. He showed an exceptional talent for drawing from an early age, and went on to find fame and fortune in Vienna and Paris, before settling in Prague.