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February 2020
STIFTER, Adalbert: LESNÍ POUTNÍK.
Translation and etching in frontispiece Bohuslav Reynek.
Brno, J. V. Pojer, 1935.
8°, 163 pp. Orig. brochure.
Atlantis, vol. 28. - Limited edition number 151 of 310 numbered copies on wood-free paper, 350 in all. Envelope is dirty, torn at the top of the spine and in good condition. Book block with small signs of wear and in very good condition.
Etching in frontispiece intact.
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Bohuslav Reynek (May 31, 1892, Petrkov, Austria-Hungary - September 28, 1971, Petrkov, Czechoslovakia)
Czech graphic artist, illustrator, poet, translator, ...
Study: Autodidact.
Membership: Association of Czech Graphic Artists Hollar.
Selected Collections: Alsova jihoceska galerie, Hluboka nad Vltavou; Galerie Benedikta Rejta, Louny; Galerie hlavniho mesta Prahy; Galerie moderniho umeni, Hradec Kralove; Galerie moderniho umení Roudnice nad Labem; Galerie umení Karlovy Vary; Galerie vytvarneho umeni, Hodonin; Mestska galerie, Brno; Narodni galerie, Praha; Vychodoceska galerie, Pardubice.
Solo Exhibitions: Extraordinary amount of solo exhibitions since 1965 until the present, inter alia Bohuslav Reynek: Don Quijote, Samota Gallery in Brno, April-May 1997.
Selected Collections: 1975, Encyclopedia of Czech Visual Arts; 1993, New Dictionary of Czechoslovak artists (II. part; L - Z); 1997, World Dictionary of prints and drawings; 2003, Dictionary Czech and Slovak artists 1950 - 2003 (XII. Por - Rj).

Selected bibliography:
1921, Zizne
1922, Rybi supiny
1924, Smutek zeme

1924, Had na snehu
1925, Rty a zuby
1936, Setba samot
1940, Pieta

1946, Podzimni motyli
1969, Mraz v okne
1969, Snih na zaprazi

1978, Odlet vlastovek (written in the years 1969-1971)