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Petr HEREL

Horice, Czechoslovakia born 1943

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

Six angels for Christmas 2001 Description: Christmas card comprising paper cover | drawing on concertina folded sheet across six pages
Place made: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink and colour pencils Support: medium-weight smooth white wove Rives BFK Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right cover, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE'

Primary Insc: Signed and dated on paper cover centre in black pencil, 'To Anna [underlined] / Merry Christmas, / Happy / New Year / 2001 [underlined] / from Petr & Dorothy'. Signed and dated verso lower left to lower right below image in black ink, 'For Anna from Petr & Dorothy - - Six Angels for Christmas 2002 -'.
Dimensions: sheet (folded) 27.6 h x 22.6 w cm sheet (overall) 27.6 h x 45.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Dr Anne Gray, 2011
Accession No: NGA 2011.800.A-G
Image rights: © Petr Herel
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Anna Gray, Canberra, June 2011.