The classical-style frieze above the entrance to this residential building in Prague’s Vinohrady district presents an idealized portrait of domestic life in communist Czechoslovakia. Typically for a work of socialist realism — the only approved form of public...
Prague Vitruvius is your desktop and mobile guide to the architectural heritage of the Czech capital. It also provides a starting point for an exploration of the wider European artistic legacy.
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