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Mucha


5122
1989 AZ1
Discovered by 3.01.1989 by A. Mrkos on Klet observatory
MPC 34621 (4.05.1999)
Mucha
https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=5122;old=0;orb=1;cov=0;log=0;cad=0#orb

Named in memory of Alfons Mucha (1860-1939), Czech painter, graphic artist and decorative artist, who also lived in Paris and U.S. His work symbolizes the full flowering of the Art Nouveau style, as is evidenced by his posters of Sarah Bernhardt, illustrations and jewellery. Name suggested by J. Tichá.