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Treasures of the Prague National Gallery

Vladimiṙ Novotny

Treasures of the Prague National Gallery

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Published by Batchworth P .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the Czech by Iris Urwin, photographs by K. and L.Neubert.
The Physical Object
Pagination100plates.,32cm
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20708767M

The National Gallery Prague prepared a retrospective of the work of František Kupka – in collaboration with the French Reunion de musées nationaux – Grand Palais and Ateneum Art Museum in Helsinki, Finland. The exhibition shows Kupka’s entire oeuvre, from his early works of the s to his abstract artworks of the s.   Australian artist and consultant AW (Tony) Scott takes a look at the diverse collection in the National Gallery in Prague, Czech Republic. Lynn Holman Nicholas is an American writer and researcher. She is mostly known for her highly estimated book "The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War". The work inspired an international movement to locate and repatriate works of art and other property, confiscated and stolen by individuals and governments before and during World War II.


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