Josef Lada

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Josef Lada Calendar: December | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Josef Lada Calendar: December

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Josef Lada Calendar: May | by oliver.tomas

Josef Lada Calendar: May

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Illustration by Josef Lada

Happy Birthday, Josef Lada!

A Czech Christmas wouldn't be complete without Josef Lada's simply drawn carolers, snow-covered villages and nativity scenes. Josef Lada was born on December 17, 1887, in Hrusice. He was a Czech painter and writer and best known as the illustrator of Jaroslav Hašek's WWI novel The Good Soldier Švejk. He produced nearly 600 cartoons of the Švejk characters, depicting Austria-Hungary officers and civil servants as incompetent, abusive and often drunk. Josef Lada Born in the small village of…

Random Stuff and Whatnot: December 2010

Random Stuff and Whatnot

This season, I've seen articles on Krampus on both Way Past Normal and on Topless Robot. Krampus, if you haven't heard of him, is the Christmas demon who accompanies St. Nicholas on his rounds, punishing the bad children with something far more horrific and traumatic than a mere lump of coal. Krampus, a folkloric figure in Austrian, Bavarian, and other alpine areas, seems to be enjoying an internet-driven surge in worldwide popularity lately. Lesser known to Americans is the Czech version of…

--- love the pix of you by hunting - reminds me of Grampa and me!

Josef Lada Calendar: July

josef lada. illustration. calendar. czechoslovakia. july

Josef Lada Calendar: October

josef lada. illustration. calendar. czechoslovakia. october

Josef Lada Calendar: November

josef lada. illustration. calendar. czechoslovakia. november

Artbohemia.cz, Josef Lada: únor (kalendář)

únor (kalendář) od Josef Lada, jedno z mnoha děl v on line galerii Artbohemia.cz

Josef Lada Calendar: January

josef lada. illustration. calendar. czechoslovakia. january