Bitouchov, Czechoslovakia 1926 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1993

  • Australia 1948-54
  • Papua New Guinea 1954-59
  • Australia from 1959

Start of the revolution for the law c.1948 Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and blue ink Support: thin smooth cream wove paper sketchbook sheet
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled centre within image in pen and black ink, 'Start of revolution/ for the law'. inscribed upper centre within image in pen and black ink, '4 [encircled]'. [Additional incriptions in Czech].
Dimensions: image 17.7 h x 8.8 w cm sheet (torn) 17.7 h x 11.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.876
Image rights: © The Estate of Dusan Marek
  • Gift of Helena Marek in 2005 to Agapitos/Wilson Collection
  • Agapitos/Wilson Collection, Sydney
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, of the Agapitos/Wilson Collection, from James Agapitos and Ray Wilson, Sydney, 2007