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Ladislav Pros     

Ladislav Pros is a Czech artist specializing in natural history objects. One hundred, seventeen of his mineral paintings appeared in A Color Guide to Familiar Minerals and Rocks (1974) by Jiří Kouřimský, and 240 in Minerals: A Field Guide in Color (1987) by Jaroslav Švenek. The specimens pictured are all from Czech museums, probably primarily from the National Museum in Prague. He also illustrated a 1997 book of geology-related poems by Dieter Schlesak, picturing ores and rocks from Transylvania; a 1990 book on aquarium fish by Ivan Petrovicky and Klaus Wilkerling; and other works in the Czech language.
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The Mineralogical Record: Ladislav Pros - Realgar Realgar
Watercolor on paper, published in Svenek (1987)Minerals: A Field Guide in Color. No size, locality or owner given.
The Mineralogical Record: Ladislav Pros - Amethyst Amethyst
Watercolor on paper, published in Svenek (1987)Minerals: A Field Guide in Color. Specimen from Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; no size or owner given.
The Mineralogical Record: Ladislav Pros - Fluorite Fluorite
Watercolor on paper, published in Svenek (1987)Minerals: A Field Guide in Color. Locality: Derbyshire, England; no size or owner given.
The Mineralogical Record: Ladislav Pros - Galena Galena
Watercolor on paper, published in Svenek (1987)Minerals: A Field Guide in Color. From the Joplin, Missouri area; no size or owner given.
The Mineralogical Record: Ladislav Pros - Sphalerite Sphalerite
Watercolor on paper, published in Svenek (1987)Minerals: A Field Guide in Color. Above: from Derbyshire, England; below, from Cavnik, Romania; no sizes or owners given.
The Mineralogical Record: Ladislav Pros - Gold Gold
Watercolor on paper, published in Svenek (1987)Minerals: A Field Guide in Color. Both specimens from Rosia Montana, Romania. No size or owner given.
The Mineralogical Record: Ladislav Pros - Stibnite Stibnite
Watercolor on paper, published in Svenek (1987)Minerals: A Field Guide in Color. Bottom: from the Ichinokawa mine, Shikoku, Japan. Above: probably Romania; no sizes or owners given.
The Mineralogical Record: Ladislav Pros - Sulfur Sulfur
Watercolor on paper, published in Svenek (1987)Minerals: A Field Guide in Color. Locality: southern Sicily; no size or owner given.
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