Anonymous Mint along with Coin Designer Julie Lindquist is proud to announce The Mucha Collection releasing in 2017. This six coin series will feature the artwork of the great Alphonse Mucha, Father of the Art Nouveau period.This stunning collection will be available in both one ounce and five ounce. 999 silver coins in both Proof and Antique and Colorized finish. All coins will be numbered. Mintages will be extremely limited. World renowned artist/painter Alphonse Mucha was born in the Czech Republic in 1860. At the early age of 17, Mucha resolves to become a professional painter and set outs to begin his art studies in Munich. Mucha moved to Paris in the late 1800s, continuing his studies and becoming very successful producing magazine and advertising illustrations. It was about 1895 that Mucha produced posters for plays catapulting his success. He produced a flurry of posters, advertisements, paintings and book illustrations. Mucha also designed wallpaper, jewelry, and even theatre sets. The "Mucha Style" became known as Art Nouveau which is French for new art. The Art Nouveau period was most famous from 1890 - 1910. Mucha moved to Prague continuing with his brilliant art decorating landmarks around the city with murals. He continued his art through to 1939 when he passed. Alphonse Mucha was best known for his art of beautiful women which will be portrayed in this coin series.
The item "ALPHONSE MUCHA complete colorized 6 coin set 30 OZ 999 SILVER, 5 oz coin" is in sale since Tuesday, September 21, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Bars & Rounds". The seller is "monkeymo1980" and is located in Aurora, Colorado.This item can be shipped worldwide.