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RABAS, Václav (1885 - 1954), Painter, engraver, illustrator, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RABAS, Václav (1885 - 1954), Painter, engraver, illustrator, sculptor

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Czechoslovak, 20th century, male.

Born 13 November 1885, in Krušovice (Bohemia); died 26 October 1954, in Prague.

Painter, engraver, illustrator, sculptor. Figures, landscapes.

Václav Rabas studied with Hans Schwaiger and Max Švabinský at the Prague Academy from 1906 to 1913. He travelled widely in Europe. He was primarily a landscape painter and one of the most moving interpreters of the Czech countryside. He

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