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Petr HEREL

Horice, Czechoslovakia born 1943

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

Peter LYSSIOTIS

Xylotymbou, Cyprus born 1949

author

Greg HARRISON

Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia born 1974

printer

Phil DAY

typographer

AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

The elder paints an icon [O gerontas zo¯grafizei mia eikona] 2014 Description: 67 pages : colour illustrations | unbound within embossed solander box | two-page artist statement
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, etchings and aquatints, printed in colour inks, each from one plate; digital-prints, printed in colour inks, from one digital file Support: thick textured off-white wove 190gsm Magnani Incisione paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/12
Edition: edition of 12; AP

Edition Notes: The two colour aquatints by Petr Herel were printed both recto and verso by the artist, Greg Harrison, Phil Day and Peter Lyssiotis at the Australian Print Workshop, Melbourne. The unbound sheets of the book, loosely enclosed in an embossed folder, are housed in a solander box made by Whites Law Bindery, Caulfield South, Melbourne. "Translation into Greek: Eleni Nikkas and Andreas Psillides. Typgraphy: Phil Day"--Page 63.
Dimensions: folio (closed) 35.8 h x 26.2 w x 3.0 d cm folio (open) 35.8 h x 54.8 w x 2.7 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.1146
Image rights: © Petr Herel
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Petr Herel, Melbourne, 2015.