An Uhlan and a Peasant

Mikoláš Aleš

Mikoláš Aleš - An Uhlan and a Peasant
In 1874 Aleš was called up for military service and in the autumn he joined the 25th Hungarian regiment, called the „Mamul“ regiment, at the time stationed in Prague. This involuntary interruption of creative work provided Aleš with many inspiring ideas.
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measurements: height 24 cm
width 41 cm
material: canvas on cardboard
technique: oil
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inventory number: O 4719
gallery collection: Collection of the 19th Century Art
licence: Creative Commons License public domain