: Jan SaudekProduct Description:
Very rare poster in size 60x80 cm.
Jan Saudek is considered a leading Czech photographer, best known for his depictions of nudes and youthful figures. Born on May 13, 1935 in Prague, Czechoslovakia, Saudek survived captivity in a Nazi concentration camp as a child. He went on to pursue his interest in photography after seeing Edward Steichen’s book The Family of Man, and, despite the restrictions imposed by the Communist regime he lived under, he became an internationally renowned artist. His work has been exhibited at the Centre Pompidou in Paris, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, and is in the collections of the Getty Museum in Los Angeles and the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, among others. Saudek lives and works in Prague, Czech Republic.
2 detail pictures provided.