ALPHONSE MUCHA: MASTER OF ART NOUVEAU- Selections from the Dhawan Collection is now available for circulation through 2024. The Dhawan Collection of Los Angeles, CA, is one of the finest private collections of Mucha’s works in the U.S.
Mucha is most often remembered for the prominent role he played in shaping the aesthetics of French Art Nouveau at the turn of the 20th century.
Presented are 75 works including; rare original lithographs and proofs; 1 oil painting; 8 drawings; 1 pastel; and books, posters, portfolios and ephemera. Text panel and extended label copy are provided.
The exhibition is curated by esteemed art historian, Gabriel Weisberg, Professor of Art History, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
A full color catalogue has been published featuring essays by Professor Weisberg, John Mucha (Presidient of the Mucha Foundation) and Raj K. Dhawan.