Josef Hercik - Iris, Rose - detail of advertisement
Antique: Josef Hercik - Iris, Rose
Two colored steel engravings on paper.
1. Iris 7.6 x 5.9 cm. Signed in the plate - J. Hercik, in the middle below. Signed in pencil lower center. In the lower left corner - PF 79 and the name. Sheet size 19.6 x 13 cm.
2. Rose (Rosa Sinensis) 7.7 x 5.8 cm. Signed and dated 1976 in plate, lower center. Signed in pencil lower right. Lower left in pencil sheet number 174/200.
Josef Hercik ( March 22, 1922 Uhersky Brod - July 9, 1999 Prague )
study: Zbrojovka Uhersky Brod ( toolmaker, engraver of weapons ), Academy of Fine Arts in Prague (1940, school closed during World War II) then privately with prof. Vladimir Pukl.
member: Hollar Association of Czech Graphic Artists, Czech Fine Arts Fund, Litograficanka.