Push your

Lot #94 

Oldřich Blažíček (1887–1953)

Rožná in Spring

oil on cardboard
signed lower right
40 × 50 cm
framed, glazed
Estimate: 150,000 CZK - 250,000 CZK
Starting price: 100,000 CZK
Hammer price:
285,000 CZK
The work was presented at the artist’s solo exhibitions (Oldřich Blažíček: Posthumous and Jubilee Collection of Paintings, Brno House of Arts, 2.–30. 6. 1957, cat. No. 231; The Highlands in the Work of Oldřich Blažíček, Vysočina Regional Gallery in Jihlava, 8. 9. – 31. 10. 1957, cat. No. 11; Oldřich Blažíček: Posthumous Comprehensive Exhibition of Works, Municipal House in Prague, April–May 1959, cat. No. 171; Oldřich Blažíček: Selection from the Painter’s Work for the 75th Anniversary of His Birth, Nové Město na Moravě, July 1962, cat. No. 38, and its reprise in Žďár nad Sázavou, 1962, cat. No. 55), as evidenced by the stamps on the reverse. It was also published and reproduced in literature (O. J. Blažíček: Oldřich Blažíček, Painter of the Highlands, Havlíčkův Brod 1962, fig. No. 35), including the artist’s recent monograph and inventory by PhDr. N. Blažíčková-Horová and PhDr. E. Havlová (missing works, cat. No. N 224, p. 502).