Des COWLEYPetr HERELUNCOLLECTED WORKS PRESS, Involution (excerpts) Enlarge 1 /1

Des COWLEY

author

Petr HEREL

Horice, Czechoslovakia born 1943

artist

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

UNCOLLECTED WORKS PRESS

publisher (organisation)

Involution (excerpts) 2012 Description: stitch-bound artists' book with embossed white paper dust-jacket cover, comprising of [12] leaves with [4] illustrations on [6] leaves and [1] tissue-paper insert

Collection Title: Involution, Melbourne, Uncollected Works Press, 2012
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, ink; paper soft-ground etchings, printed in colour inks, each from one plate with multiple-runs through press Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right leaf [11], [monogram, PZT?]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/10
Edition: edition of 10

Edition Notes: two states of two engravings
Primary Insc: Signed on colophon [leaf 10] lower left in black pencil, 'Petr Herel'. Inscribed with edition details on colophon [leaf 10] lower left in black pencil, '7/10'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 23.5 h x 15.0 w cm book (open) 23.5 h x 30.2 w
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Fund 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.819.1-9
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2014.