art nouveau

the history

art nouveau is an international style of art,mostly used for decorative arts that were most popular during 1890–1910. The word Art Nouveau is French for new art. the art of the 19th century was inspired by natural forms and structures, not only in flowers and plants but also in curved lines.

alphonse maria mucha

He was said to have started drawing before he took his first steps...

Born in 1860 in the Czech Republic, he grew up to become one of the most known Art Nouveau painter and decorative artists of his time. Best known for his distinct style and sensuous images of women, he produced numerous paintings, illustrations and advertisements during his creative years