Monaco Monte Carlo by Alphonse Mucha 1897. Colour Lithograph. Vintage travel tourism advertising art poster. The ad is for Monte Carlo and features a beautiful Art Nouveau style portrait by Czech artist Alphonse Mucha. Alphonse Maria Mucha, (24 July 1860 – 14 July 1939), was a Czech Art Nouveau painter and decorative artist, best known for his distinct style and his images of women. He produced many paintings, illustrations, advertisements, and designs.