Monday, April 8, 2013

Josef Čapek's Accordion-player, 1913



Painting by Josef Čapek, Czech, born in 1887. Most well known for cubist works, but also an acknowledged poet and writer. He was a vocal critic of National Socialism, and was imprisoned in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, where he died in 1945.

2 comments:

  1. Josef Čapek was a Czech, not Hungarian.
    Otherwise, the website is good and informative.

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