Queen of the Stars - Alphonse Mucha Greeting Card
Alphonse Mucha's enchanting poster invites us into the world of Oskar Nedbal's Princess Hyacinth, which premiered in 1911 at the National Theatre, in Prague. The captivating portrait of the talented Czech actress Andula Sedláčková, who portrayed the title role, takes center stage. The ballet-pantomime's plot is of a blacksmith's dream where his daughter, the princess, is abducted by a sorcerer. The decorative details cleverly include elements of the plot, including blacksmith's tools, hearts, and a hyacinth motif throughout. See this image as an art print!
Mucha (1860-1939) was a visionary artist whose artistry and creativity shaped the Art Nouveau movement! Born in 1860 in Moravia, now the Czech Republic, Mucha's artistic journey took him from a struggling artist to an internationally renowned master of his craft. With his distinctive style characterized by intricate patterns, flowing lines, and ethereal female figures, Mucha's art played a significant role in shaping the visual aesthetics of the late-19th and early-20th centuries.
This product was custom designed and created at our location in Seattle.
A6 (4.5" X 6.25") with Envelope