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Janis Rozentāls

Inta Pujāte

The series „Classics of Latvian Art” presents a book about Janis Rozentāls (1866–1916), one of the most versatile early 20th century Latvian artist.

Janis Rozentals was a tireless searcher. Through his diversive activities, which encompassed painting, graphics and applied art, he introduced new principles that were in tune with the tendencies of the age the Latvian national revival. Accordingly, he represents on of the founding figures of professional Latvian art from the close of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century.

Inta Pujāte
Janis Rozentāls

The series „Classics of Latvian Art” includes books of medium size, offering an easily perceptible information about Latvian classical artists and their works. Similar to the „STUDIJA Library” the series „Classics of Latvian Art” is intended as bilingual (Latvian/English), richly illustrated publications. An attractive supplement at the end of each book is a timeline where the life of Latvian artists can be viewed within the context of world events, revealing connections, parallels or just interesting coincidences.

More in series „Classics of Latvian Art”.

Janis Rozentāls

2014
In Latvian and English
Artist: Anta Pence
128 pp., paperback, ISBN 978-9934-512-26-1

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