London, South Kensington
29 February 2012
Jirí Kolár (Czech, 1914-2002)
St George and the Dragon
signed with initials and dated 'JK 78' (lower right)
intercollage on card, unframed
5½ x 14¾ in. (13.7 x 37.2 cm.)
Executed in 1978.
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The statue of St George and the Dragon used to create the image in this work stands south of the Cathedral of Prague and is a granite version of an earlier bronze work by Georg and Martin of Klausenberg.
Please note this lot is subject to Artist's resale right.
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