Bruno SIMON, Farewell to city and peace Enlarge 1 /1

Bruno SIMON

Vienna, Austria 1920 – 1999

  • Eur, Eng pre 1940
  • Australia 1940-49
  • Eng 49-67 with visits to Eur, M.East, India & Americas
  • Italy from 1967 with visits to Australia 1973, 1993 and SE Asia undated

Farewell to city and peace 1941
Collection Title: Tatura dreams [1]
Place made: Internment camp, Tatura, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper monotype, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: unique impression; no edition

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, overwritten in ballpoint pen 'BS'. Dated on plate lower left '1941'.
Dimensions: printed image 18.0 h x 28.6 w cm sheet 21.6 h x 28.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.1329
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Switzerland, 1994.