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Svoboda, Jiří

Svoboda, Jiří

  • Born December 6th 1924.
    Graphic artist, illustrator.. Died 5.7. 2011 **
  • He learnt metal and wood engravering in K. Pistora company in Prague from 1939 through 1943. He studied on State art school in Prague between 1945 and 1952.**

He took a job in newspaper Mlada fronta as art editor after studies. He has worked there for 20 years. Then he moved to publishing branch of same company, where he has worked as art editor as well until retirement in 1986.

He was interested in applied graphic – he illustrated about 140 books, many magazines, and created some movie posters.