Mucha

At the end of the 19th century, Alphonse Mucha created a sensation throughout the streets of Paris through his posters representing the French actress Sarah Bernhardt It was an overnight sensation and announced the new artistic style and its creator to the citizens of Paris, Art Nouveau This brought fame and reputation to the poster artist.However, Mucha s talent was nevAt the end of the 19th century, Alphonse Mucha created a sensation throughout the streets of Paris through his posters representing the French actress Sarah Bernhardt It was an overnight sensation and announced the new artistic style and its creator to the citizens of Paris, Art Nouveau This brought fame and reputation to the poster artist.However, Mucha s talent was never confined to lithography Shading the world with a colorful sensuality, Mucha s art expresses itself as much on the monumental decorative panels of a living room as on small delicate China pieces.The author enables us to discover all the richness and variety of this fin de si cle artist.
Mucha At the end of the th century Alphonse Mucha created a sensation throughout the streets of Paris through his posters representing the French actress Sarah Bernhardt It was an overnight sensation and

  • Title: Mucha
  • Author: Patrick Bade Parkstone Press
  • ISBN: 9781844848560
  • Page: 193
  • Format: Hardcover
  • 1 thought on “Mucha”

    1. Loads of Mucha's work but the book is discombobulated. The text feels smashed in with the art with no thought to showing the right pieces with the proper passages. Also I'd love to see the specific works of other artists that the author references as influences.

    2. This is a nice book about the wonderful Art Nouveau artist Alphonse Mucha. It contains a lot of great pictures of his works, but they are quite small (due to the format of the book). I'm glad I borrowed this book from the library before buying it, as I'm now convinced there has to be better books about Mucha. The book has some informative text, but never in relation to the picture on the following page(s). Most of the pictures are not mentioned at all in the text. A lot of other artists and thei [...]

    3. In love with Mucha's painting when I travelled at Vienna for the first time, where I visited the museum there. I read this through Kindle book. Although it is black and white, I still love that

    4. A short read, but rather exhaustive. I would have liked for the text and pictures to correlate, but other than that the layout was delightful.

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