Berry advertisement by Vladimir Pergler
Hurá k cíli!, advertisement for berries (1969)

Vladimír Pergler was a Prague artist and cartoonist, who published under the name BAPE. He published cartoons and drawings in magazines and newspapers during a career of more than 40 years. He was also a set, prop and costume designer for theaters, as well as a poster artist.

He published his first work in the satirical weekly Dikobraz (Porcupine) in 1959 and he remained a regular contributor to the magazine for many years. In the last ten years of his life, he made cartoons for a crossword puzzle magazine. He passed away in March 2013 at the age of 68.

Příhody rytíře Vítka by Vladimir Pergler
Příhody rytíře Vítka, advertisement for Vítkovických ironworks (1972)

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