Title of Piece:
Sad News (c 1950)
Artist:
HERMAN, Josef
ID Number:
2433
Acquisition Number:
214
Acquisition Number (Sub):
0
Cost:
CASW Store
Additional Information:
Artist Notes:
This work is included in the catalogue Into the Light: CASW gifts to Cyfarthfa Castle published by Crooked Window in association with CASW, 2015. The catalogue can be purchased at Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery or on-line from Crooked Window. Born Warsaw 1911;died 2000. OBE 1981; RA 1990. Herman fled to Glasgow before moving to Ystradgynlais from 1944 to 1955. His reputation developed from his depictions of Welsh miners and working men and he influenced a generation of Welsh artists.
Town:
Merthyr Tydfil
Location of Art:
Cyfarthfa Castle
Buyer:
Dr. Iorwerth Jones
Medium of Art:
pen & wash
Dimensions:
17.8 x 22.9
Year of Purchase:
1958
Copyright Notes: