Assembly of Horsemen on the Move

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Gustav Prucha (Austrian, 1875-1952) “Assembly of Horsemen on the Move”¬†Oil on canvas laid down.¬†Signed lower right “G Prucha”

Gustav Prucha was born in Vienna and studied at the Art Academy in Prague at J.E. Horwarter (1854-1925). He painted genre scenes like his teacher but especially depictions of sledding in sunny winter landscapes.

Prucha has also worked in America, where he adopted the pseudonym John Harway.