JIRKA, Ladislav

STAMPS

1948
Czechoslovakia, Slovak insurrection
Czechoslovakia, Child welfare

1949
Czechoslovakia, Poets
Czechoslovakia, UPU
Czechoslovakia, Trade union

1950
Czechoslovakia, Anniversary of republic
Czechoslovakia, Students congress
Czechoslovakia, Army day

1951
Czechoslovakia, Communist party
Czechoslovakia, Smeral
Czechoslovakia, Hybes
Czechoslovakia, Army day

1952
Czechoslovakia, Children's day
Czechoslovakia, National health service
Czechoslovakia, Physical culture
Czechoslovakia, Miner's day
Czechoslovakia, Army day

1953
Czechoslovakia, Nejedly
Czechoslovakia, Labour day
Czechoslovakia, Industry definitives
Czechoslovakia, Miner's day
Czechoslovakia, Sports
Czechoslovakia, Army day

1954
Czechoslovakia, Communist party
Czechoslovakia, Definitive
Czechoslovakia, Sports
Czechoslovakia, Army day
Czechoslovakia, Poets

1955
Czechoslovakia, Comenius university
Czechoslovakia, Industries
Czechoslovakia, Liberation
Czechoslovakia, Youth festival
Czechoslovakia, Animals and insects
Czechoslovakia, Army day
Czechoslovakia, Building progress

1956
Czechoslovakia, Five year plan
Czechoslovakia, Sports events
Czechoslovakia, Products
Czechoslovakia, Costumes

1957
Czechoslovakia, Towns and monuments
Czechoslovakia, Sports events
Czechoslovakia, Engineering schools
Czechoslovakia, Costumes
Czechoslovakia, Geophysical year

1958
Czechoslovakia, Brussels exhibition
Czechoslovakia, Communict party congress
Czechoslovakia, Events
Czechoslovakia, Postal conference
Czechoslovakia, Mushrooms
Czechoslovakia, Motor industry

1959
Czechoslovakia, Young pioneers
Czechoslovakia, International fair
Czechoslovakia, Russian moon landing
Czechoslovakia, Birds
Czechoslovakia, Radio inventors

1960
Czechoslovakia, Spartacist games
Czechoslovakia, Olympic games
Czechoslovakia, Castles definitive
Czechoslovakia, Lenin
Czechoslovakia, Press day
Czechoslovakia, Flowers

1961
Czechoslovakia, Sports events
Czechoslovakia, Space research
Czechoslovakia, Space flight
Czechoslovakia, Kladno steel mills
Czechoslovakia, Prague conservatoire
Czechoslovakia, Communist party
Czechoslovakia, African friendship
Czechoslovakia, Trade fair
Czechoslovakia, Produce
Czechoslovakia, Praga 62 (two issues)
Ethiopia, Animals, 5c, 35c and 50c

1962
Czechoslovakia, Sports events
Czechoslovakia, Space research
Czechoslovakia, Zoo animals
Czechoslovakia, Spartacist games
Czechoslovakia, Praga 62
Czechoslovakia, USSR
Czechoslovakia, Beetles

1963
Czechoslovakia, Anniversaries National Theatre and Svabinsky
Czechoslovakia, Teachers singing club
Czechoslovakia, Red Cross
Czechoslovakia, Manned space flights
Czechoslovakia, Freedom from hunger
Czechoslovakia, UNESCO folk art
Czechoslovakia, Olympic Games 60h and 80h
Czechoslovakia, Mountain animals 40h, 1k60 and 2k

1964
Czechoslovakia, Olympics (two issues)
Czechoslovakia, Wild flowers
Czechoslovakia, Film festival
Czechoslovakia, Prague millenary

1965
Czechoslovakia, Spartacist games
Czechoslovakia, Towns
Czechoslovakia, Liberation
Czechoslovakia, Canine events
Czechoslovakia, medicinal plants
Czechoslovakia, Stamp day

1966
Czechoslovakia, Philharmonic orchestra
Czechoslovakia, Bartered Bride
Czechoslovakia, Prague castle
Czechoslovakia, Communist party
Czechoslovakia, Ethnographic museum
Czechoslovakia, Anniversaries
Czechoslovakia, Jachymov
Czechoslovakia, Military manoeuvres
Czechoslovakia, Space research

1967
Bulgaria, Mountain peaks, 13st and 20st
Czechoslovakia, Tourist year
Czechoslovakia, Space research
Czechoslovakia, World fair
Czechoslovakia, Destruction of Lidice
Czechoslovakia, Astronomic union congress
Czechoslovakia, Air
Czechoslovakia, Stamp day

1968
Czechoslovakia, Republic anniversary
Czechoslovakia, Victorious February
Czechoslovakia, Commemorations
Czechoslovakia, Prague castle
Czechoslovakia, Railway anniversaries
Czechoslovakia, Slavonic congress
Czechoslovakia, Munich agreement
Czechoslovakia, UNESCO
Czechoslovakia, Fairy tales
Czechoslovakia, Stamp day

1969
Czechoslovakia, Motor vehicles
Czechoslovakia, Prague castle
Czechoslovakia, Air
Czechoslovakia, Tatra park
Czechoslovakia, Art
Czechoslovakia, Stamp day

1970
Czechoslovakia, UNESCO
Czechoslovakia, World fair
Czechoslovakia, Lenin
Czechoslovakia, Football championships
Czechoslovakia, Art
Czechoslovakia, Icons

1971
Czechoslovakia, Graphic art
Czechoslovakia, Building definitives
Czechoslovakia, UNESCO
Czechoslovakia, Hunting exhibition
Czechoslovakia, Medicinal plants
Czechoslovakia, Art
Czechoslovakia, UNICEF

1972
Czechoslovakia, Olympics
Czechoslovakia, Anniversaries
Czechoslovakia, Graphic art
Czechoslovakia, Ships

1973
Czechoslovakia, Cosmonautics day
Czechoslovakia, Flower show
Czechoslovakia, Airlines
Czechoslovakia, Art

1974
Czechoslovakia, Partisan heroes
Czechoslovakia, Hydrological decade
Czechoslovakia, Musical instruments
Czechoslovakia, Art

1975
Czechoslovakia, Book illustrations
Czechoslovakia, Razing of villages
Czechoslovakia, Folk customs
Czechoslovakia, Fishes
Czechoslovakia, Motor cycles
Czechoslovakia, Liberation
Czechoslovakia, Svoboda

1976
Czechoslovakia, Events and anniversaries
Czechoslovakia, Communist party
Czechoslovakia, Air
Czechoslovakia, Wildlife park

1977
Czechoslovakia, Spartakiad
Czechoslovakia, Trade unions congress
Czechoslovakia, PRAGA 1978 (two issues)
Czechoslovakia, Book illustrations
Czechoslovakia, Air
Czechoslovakia, Peace
Czechoslovakia, Space research
Czechoslovakia, Academy of sciences
Czechoslovakia, Art

1978
Czechoslovakia, Kremnica mint
Czechoslovakia, Engineering fair
Czechoslovakia, National gallery

1979
Czechoslovakia, Space flight
Czechoslovakia, Mountain rescue service
Czechoslovakia, Anniversaries
Czechoslovakia, Prague castle
Czechoslovakia, Year of the child

1980
Czechoslovakia, Theatrical review
Czechoslovakia, Intercosmos
Czechoslovakia, Flower shows
Czechoslovakia, Nemeckova
Czechoslovakia, Art
Czechoslovakia, Stamp day

1981
Czechoslovakia, Celebrities
Czechoslovakia, Bratislava
Czechoslovakia, Puppetry ensembles
Czechoslovakia, Defence
Czechoslovakia, Book illustrations
Czechoslovakia, Prague zoo
Czechoslovakia, Art
Czechoslovakia, Stamp day

1982
Czechoslovakia, Football championship
Czechoslovakia, Trade unions congress
Czechoslovakia, Dimitrov
Czechoslovakia, National memorial
Czechoslovakia, Prague castle
Czechoslovakia, Danube commission
Czechoslovakia, Sculptures
Czechoslovakia, Art

1983
Czechoslovakia, Nature protection
Czechoslovakia, Husak
Czechoslovakia, Celebrities
Czechoslovakia, Ski flying championships
Czechoslovakia, Soviet army commanders
Czechoslovakia, Theatre year
Czechoslovakia, Art

1984
Czechoslovakia, Heroes
Czechoslovakia, Music year
Czechoslovakia, Art

1985
Czechoslovakia, Anti-fascist artists
Czechoslovakia, Trade unions
Czechoslovakia, Book illustrations
Czechoslovakia, Stamp day

1986
Czechoslovakia, Philharmonic orchestra
Czechoslovakia, Football championship

1987
Czechoslovakia, Prague castle

1989
Czechoslovakia, Prague castle

OTHER PHILATELIC ENGRAVINGS

1948
Czechoslovakia, Non-postal labels printed se-tenant with 11th Sokol Congress stamps

1971
Czechoslovakia, FDC illustration for Art issue

1980
Czechoslovakia, UN 35 years miniature sheet illustration (top right)
Czechoslovakia, Mlada Fronta souvenir sheet

1981
Czechoslovakia, Manned space flight miniature sheet illustration (bottom left)

1983
Czechoslovakia, Mlada Fronta souvenir sheet

NON-PHILATELIC ENGRAVINGS

1945
Czechoslovakia, Portrait on 500 korun banknote from Provisional Adhesive Stamp issue (1)
Czechoslovakia, Stefanik portrait on 50 korun banknote from 1945-1948 issue (1)

1949
Czechoslovakia, Miner's portrait on 50 korun banknote (1)

1951
Czechoslovakia, Peasant woman on 100 korun banknote (1)

1960
Czechoslovakia, 10k banknote P88 (2)
Czechoslovakia, 50 korun banknote P90 (2)
Czechoslovakia, 100 korun banknote P91 (2)

1961
Cuba, Portrait on 5 pesos banknote, and reverse of 100 persos banknote (1)

1970
Czechoslovakia, 500 korun banknote P93 (1)

1971
Engraving of Dürer's self portrait

Notes:
(1) The International Engraver's Line - Gene Hessler
(2) Papirovaplatidla website

AWARDS

Mlada Fronta Best Stamp Poll. Category: Engraver's interpretation of work of art.

1971 - Dürer's Festival of the Rosary
1979 - Purkyne's Portrait of Miss B. Reitmeyer
1984 - Manes' Kokorin

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