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Horice, Czechoslovakia born 1943


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


born 1951


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Fenetres la nuit vient (Windows night is coming) 1987 Description: Illustrated book containing two wood-engraved illustrations | 69pp plus colophon text, bound in off-white wove paper cover
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper wood-engravings, printed in black ink, each from one block; letterpress text Support: thin smooth cream vélin de lana paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: one of 450 impressions of the printing on vélin de lana paper
Edition: edition of 470; 450 impressions of the printing on vélin de lana paper; 20 impressions of the printing on fil de lana

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: book (closed) 19.0 h x 20.6 w cm book (open) 19.0 h x 40.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Dr Anne Gray, 2011
Accession No: NGA 2011.793.A-B
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Image rights: © Petr Herel
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Anna Gray, Canberra, June 2011.