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RASEK, Karel (1861 - 1918), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RASEK, Karel (1861 - 1918), Painter, draughtsman

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Czech, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 25 May 1861, in Prague; died 20 November 1918, in Prague.

Painter, draughtsman. Figures, landscapes.

Karel Rasek studied under M. Pirner and F. Sequens at the Prague academy of arts. He is known for his colourful genre motifs based on atmosphere and narrative.

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