Bim HILDER, The moderne pyramid. Enlarge 1 /1


Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia 1909 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1990


The moderne pyramid. [Hyde Park, war memorial under construction. The modern pyramid.] c.1930 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: buff textured paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/60
Edition: edition of 60

Primary Insc: signed lower right below image, in black pencil, 'Bim Hilder'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Moderne Pyramid'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Hyde Park, war memorial under construction'. inscribed with edition details lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/60'.
Dimensions: printed image 27.5 h x 22.1 w cm sheet 36.2 h x 29.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.945
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, October 2006;
  • From the catalogue, 'Australasian art - 20th century: Collectors list 118', Sydney: Josef Lebovic Gallery, 2006, cat. no., 96', (illustrated).