Selection of studies composed by

Josef Louma

(Czechslovakia, 3.12.1898-7.5.1955)

Playing a simultan in Ostrava, 1954.


Composer of Prague that stood out in the studies from 1930,
Prof. Louma was the author of about 60 works.

He was the FIDE vice-president from 1951-1954.

Josef Louma was a chess player of master strength, arbiter and organizer

and also the Secretary of the Czechoslovakian Chess Federation in the 1930s.

See also a little information on ChesscomposerBlogspot.


On ChessHistory is a group-picture at Wintherthur 1946 with Josef Louma.

Studies selected by Mario Garcia.

(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) ).