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Petr HEREL

Horice, Czechoslovakia born 1943

  • France 1971
  • Australia from 1973
  • France 1976-78, 1985-86

Michael REED

Christchurch, Aotearoa New Zealand born 1950

Danie MELLOR

Mamu/Ngagen/Ngajan peoples

Mackay, Queensland, Australia born 1971

printer, letterpress

Man disappears 2002 Description: A softbound book with text in Maori and English, twelve prints, six by Petr Herel and six by Michael Reed.
Place made: Canberra Christchurch, Australian Capital Territory South Island, Canterbury, Australia New Zealand
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, ink; paper etchings; letterpress text Support: cream laid Chinese village paper, cream tissue
Edition State: published state
Impression: 10/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed on colophon pages by both artists. Inscribed with edition number '10/10'.
Dimensions: book closed 25.4 h x 13.0 w x 0.4 d cm book open 25.4 h x 26.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund, 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.1057
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
Image rights: © Peter Herel & Michael Reed
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, December 2005.