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Mu·cha

(mū'kah),
Victor, dermatologist in Hapsburg Empire, 1877-1919. See: Mucha-Habermann disease.
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He includes vivid reproductions of Mariani's advertisements, many not seen since their original publication in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and shows how Mariani commissioned the top writers and artists of the day, such as Jules Cheret and Alphonse Mucha, to produce works celebrating coca wine.
And in the 1960s and '70s, a revival of interest in the art nouveau movement meant that some of the company's bestsellers were copies of Alphonse Mucha posters.
It's odd that so many of the chorus women are costumed like they floated out of airy art nouveau posters by Alphonse Mucha. And all the swirling animated projections can be too much of a visual overload.
Alphonse Mucha: In Quest of Beauty closes on Sunday, October 29, and so far has drawn an enthusiastic response from visitors.
There are many other names revered by collectors: Jules Cheret had financial backing from parfumier Rimmel; Alphonse Mucha, high priest of the Art Nouveau movement was Sarah Bernhardt's posterist for six years from 1894; and Georges de Feure, as well known for his furnishing designs as he was for his posters.
According to Eugene master quilter Linda Steller - her piece in the show is based on a portrait called "Dance," from Czech artist Alphonse Mucha's "The Arts" series - the history of this international collaboration dates to 2003.
The art is inspired by Alphonse Mucha and Pakistani artist Abdur Rahman Chughtai, though the action is more in line with Western comics and Japanese Manga, according to creative director and co-creator Yahya Ehsan.
In early 1895, Paris artist Alphonse Mucha debuted his work with a lithographed poster for the play Gismonda featuring Sarah Bernhardt.
This catalog covers an exhibition of the works of Czech Art Nouveau painter and decorative artist, Alphonse Mucha. Essays describe the Art Nouveau movement as it pertains to Malta and to the the works of Mucha, Art Nouveau and Maltese architecture, Art Nouveau elements in Antonio Sciortino's sculpture, and a brief biography of Mucha and descriptions placing his work in context.
Her early books like Nicholas at the Library or You Can be the Cator Yancy and Bear are influenced by Art Nouveau artist Alphonse Mucha's style of heavy outlines and flat, muted tones.
Among his friends while abroad was Alphonse Mucha (of Art Nouveau posters fame), but he also became acquainted with other artists who would become world famous, such as Gauguin and his circle.
OBLONG WATCH with the "Sarah Bernhard" design from the Homage a Alphonse Mucha collection of the renowned Austrian jeweler, Frey Wille.