Not A Comic. Not Flemish. Then What The Heck Is it?
I was asked whether I could identify tow comic strips today. The problem is that they were not in English and the person asking thought text was in Flemish. Here are the 'comic strips' Although sequential they are not from a comic strip but a calendar and the language is recognisible as Czech so it's from what we used to call the Czech Republica -since 2016 (I think) known as Czechia -the country appears regularly in stats. The artist was Josef Lada and I quote Lambiek here: Josef Lada was a…
10 Czech Christmas Traditions | Prague Extravaganza Free Tour
It’s Christmas. It’s time to slow down, recharge batteries and spend some time with the closest ones and have fun over some Czech traditions and superstitions! Some of them are rather weird, mysterious or heartless, some were forgotten but a few one can still witness during Christmas time in a Czech home.
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Rozměrný kvaš Ponocný od Josefa Lady se na aukci společnosti Dorotheum prodal v novém aukčním rekordu za 1,44 milionu korun, víc jak dvojnásobek vyvolávací ceny. Jde o třetí Ladovo dílo vydražené za víc jak milion korun. Poprvé tato symbolická hranice padla již před šesti lety. Jen za poslední tři roky sběratelé za Ladova díla utratili přes 13 milionů korun (všechny ceny jsou uváděny včetně aukční provize).