January 12, 2017||Vintage Posters

Alphonse Mucha: Behind the Magic

Lot 144: [Jirí Mucha and Hummingbird], etching, circa 1920. Estimate $1,000 to $1,500.

Even those unfamiliar with Alphonse Mucha’s name will recognize the tendrils of hair and profusion of delicate flowers surrounding his seraphic models. But what of the man himself? How did these ethereal…