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JANECEK, Ota (1919 - 1996), Painter, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JANECEK, Ota (1919 - 1996), Painter, engraver, illustrator

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Czechoslovak, 20th century, male.

Born 1919, in Pardubicky; died 1 July 1996.

Painter, engraver, illustrator. Figures, landscapes.

Ota Janecek first studied at the school of architecture in Prague from 1937 to 1939 and then, turning to painting in 1940, at the school of applied arts in 1941 and 1942. In 1956 he studied in Paris. While in Prague he apparently came into contact with Jiri

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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