Finding Inspiration: Josef Frank–The Unknown Watercolours

April 13th, 2017

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John picked up this beautiful book from Svenskt Tenn. It’s interesting to delve into how a creative mind works, from still life exploration to timeless and delightful patterns for the home. The book also covers his life and various relationships and how they inspired his work.

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It showcases Josef Frank’s watercolours of nature, still life and street scenes.

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Tulip inspiration for his famous Primavera print.

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A Greek myth painting and Svenskt Tenn pattern based on Greek poet Anacreon.

 

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