Alphonse Mucha is most often remembered for the prominent role he played in shaping the aesthetics of French Art Nouveau at the turn of the 20th century. The Dhawan Collection, Los Angeles, CA, is one of the finest private collections of Mucha’s work in the United States. Presented in this exhibition are 75 works by Mucha including, rare original lithographs and proofs, an oil painting, drawings, a pastel, and books, posters, portfolios and ephemera. The exhibition is curated by esteemed art historian, Gabriel Weisberg, Professor of Art History, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, who has provided an essay for the exhibition catalogue. The Mucha Foundation has also provided a biographical text about Mucha and a short essay, along with photographs in support of the exhibition.
Please Note: No photography will be permitted in this exhibition. Thank you for understanding.
This exhibition is sponsored by Patricia Adsit, David L. Bell and Janet Seiwert Bell, Mrs. J Robert Edwards, Brenda and Steve Fishbaugh, Elizabeth A Frederick, the Ladowski Family, Duane and Carol Lupke,Stephen and Barbara McMurray, Steve and Audrey Riley, Julie Donnell and John Shoaff, Robert and Donna Streeter, and Mark and Kathie Swaim through their contributions to the 2019 FWMoA Annual Fund.