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Two nude Greco-Roman wrestlers. Colour process print, 1912.

  • Gardiner, James
Date
1912
Reference
2047042i
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The James Gardiner Collection. Photographs.
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Description

Representing the 6th sports festival of the Sokol movement, Prague, 1912. To some, the homo-erotic implications seem inescapable in this poster and postcard design for an athletics tournament in Prague in 1912, depicting naked Greek wrestlers (James Gardiner)

Publication/Creation

Praha [Prague] (Spálená 48) : Minerva, 1912.

Physical description

1 print : process print, printed in colours ; 14 x 8.8 cm

Lettering

Marathon VI. Slet Všesokolský v Praze, 1912 (Pentathlon). Dle návrhů akad. mal. K.V. Muttich. Dopisnice České obce sokolské k VI. sletu Všesokolskému v Praze, 1912

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2047042i

Notes

This work is untitled: the title has been supplied by the cataloguer for identification purposes.

Languages

  • Czech

Where to find it

  • Unlabelled photograph album

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