(1883 - 1961)
Frantisek Drtikol was active/lived in Czech Republic. Frantisek Drtikol is known for Painting.
Biography Frantisek Drtikol
Frantisek Drtikol was born in Czechoslovakia, in 1883. Initially, he was a photographer of international renown, known for his characteristically epic photographs often of nudes and portraits.
Frantisek later gave up photography. Following the sale of the studio, he focused mainly on painting and on Buddhist religious and philosophical systems. In the final stages of his photographic work, Frantisek created compositions of little carved figures with elongated shapes, symbolically expressing various themes from Buddhism. In the 1920's and 1930's, he received significant awards at international photo salons.
Frantisek Drtikol died in the Czech Republic, in 1961.
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