Karel Štěrba (9 December 1891 Jaroměř - 6 April 1973 Hradec Králové) - painter
He studied at prof. V. Bukovec and J. Preisler at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague (1911-1915). High school professor in Hradec Králové. He devoted himself to the painting of landscapes and floral still life, the creation of exlibris, designed and installed exhibitions for the Institute for the Exploration of Crafts in Hradec Králové. He dealt with book binding, poster work, worked as a designer with a glass in Hradec Králové.