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STURSA, Jan (1880 - 1925), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
STURSA, Jan (1880 - 1925), Sculptor

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Czech, 20th century, male.

Born 15 May 1880, in Neustadt or Nove Mesto; died 2 May 1925, in Prague.

Sculptor. Allegorical subjects, figures. Busts.

Mánes Group.

Stursa studied at the school of fine art in Horice (1894-1898) and at the academy in Prague (1899-1903), and went on to continue his studies in Europe. He became a teacher at the academy in Prague in 1916

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