Josef Matěj Navrátil
The theatre curtain design
Beautiful example of Navrátil's painting mastery; the design was probably intended for the chateau theatre in Jirny.
Josef Matěj Navrátil (1798 – 1865)
Important 19th century Czech painter, maker of frescoes, decorations and landscape paintings, representative of the so-called second Rococo. He became famous for his mural paintings in Liběchov, Jirny and Zákupy. Navrátil's gouache works depicting charming landscape theme...