Hanka

Eagle Harbor / 1988

Hanka, Ladislav
American
Late 20th century
Etching

$125.00

Pencil signed

Edition: 31/50

Image: 8 ¾” x5 ¾”

Sheet: 13” x 9 ¼”

Very good condition

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Product Description

Ladislav Hanka was born in 1952 to parents who emigrated to the US from Stalinist Czechoslovakia. In his own words:

I have academic credentials, but I backed away from that world long ago: There is an MS in zoology; MFA in printmaking and some years of study in Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic. I apprenticed with an engraver of stamps and currency in Prague and might have been a counterfeiter, but for the dreariness of spending one’s days making money.

He is a printmaker, draftsman and bookmaker who portrays the natural world with intimate knowledge and rare authority.

Please visit this remarkable artist’s vast website: ladislavhanka.com

Additional Information

Artist

Hanka, Ladislav

Medium

Etching

Nationality

American

Era

Late 20th century