Basic biographical information about selected photographers who operated in the Czech lands before 1918. Besides those written by Pavel Scheufler, some of the entries were compiled in cooperation with other authors.

Sládek, Josef Václav

27. 10. 1845 Zbiroh - 28. 6. 1912 Zbiroh.
Poet, writer and translator, amateur photographer, one of few photographers in the wet plate process period.

Sládek, Josef Václav Sládek, Josef Václav - Jaroslav Vrchlický and J. V. Sládek on a playfull self-portrait, probably 1905 (Muzeum Zbiroh)