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Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic — Capital City Region
 

Rudolf Kremlička

 
 
Rudolf Kremlička Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, August 23, 2009
1. Rudolf Kremlička Marker
Inscription. In Czech:
V tomto domě pracoval český malíř Rudolf Kremlička

Translated, the marker reads: In this house worked the Czech painter Rudolf Kremlicka.

 
Location. 50° 5.38′ N, 14° 25.162′ E. Marker is in Prague, Hlavní město Praha. Marker is at the intersection of Pařížcká and Široka, on the right when traveling north on Pařížcká. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Pařížcká 16, Prague, Hlavní město Praha 110 00, Czech Republic.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Franz Kafka (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Birthplace of Jaroslav Heyrovský (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Here Albert Einstein Played the Violin (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Francis Skaryna (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Bohuslav Balbín (approx. half a kilometer away); Johannes Kepler (approx. half a kilometer away); Church of St. Salvador (approx. half a kilometer away); The Novotny Footbridge (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Prague.
 
More about this marker. The marker is mounted at head-height on the wall of the fancy goods shop on Pařížcká, just to the left of the entrance.
 
Also see . . .
Rudolf Kremlička Marker - Closeup of Bust image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, August 23, 2009
2. Rudolf Kremlička Marker - Closeup of Bust

1. Rudolf Kremlička. Wikipedia.org's article, in Czech: Rudolf Kremlička (born in Kolin, June 19, 1886 – died in Prague, June 3, 1932) was a Czech painter, one of the great personalities of modern Czech painting and 20th Century landscape painting. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague. Was influenced there by works of various painters and Slavíček Schwaiger. Visited Paris, where he was able to see the work of major Impressionists (his role model was Édouard Manet). In 1924, he issued Malířské Konfese (Painting Confession) in which he explained through his diary his approach to modern art and landscapes. He died at the age of 46 years. (Submitted on October 4, 2009.) 

2. Rudolf Kremlicka. Ask.com's entry, in English. (Submitted on October 4, 2009.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicNotable Persons
 
Looking down Pařížcká with Rudolf Kremlička marker visible just to the left of the Swarovski sign. image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, August 24, 2009
3. Looking down Pařížcká with Rudolf Kremlička marker visible just to the left of the Swarovski sign.
<i> Weekend</i>, by Rudolf Kremlička image. Click for full size.
By Rudolf Kremlička, 1931
4. Weekend, by Rudolf Kremlička
 
 
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