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Title

Les Fous

Artist

Frantisek Kupka

Date

1899

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Prints | Color lithograph in brown and blue ink
Size: 13 x 27 5/8 in. (33.02 x 70.17 cm) (image)19 1/2 x 32 1/2 in. (49.53 x 82.55 cm) (sheet)
Creation Place: Europe, Czech Republic
Culture: Europe, Czech Republic
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Signed and dated on the stone, lower left
Physical Description: Two clowns and a female personification of free thought crowned with laurels appear as powerless spectators of the tragic human comedy.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from the Print and Drawing Council
Accession Number: P.97.20
Rights: © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Artist: Frantisek Kupka, Czech, 1871 - 1957
Role: Artist
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Life Dates: Czech, 1871 - 1957
Added to Site: February 28, 2009