Bruno SIMON, Dream of being taken out. Enlarge 1 /1


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

Dream of being taken out. 1941
Collection Title: Tatura dreams
Place made: Internment camp, Tatura, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper monotype, printed in brown ink, from one plate; additional hand drawing in pencil Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: unique impression; no edition

Primary Insc: signed on comp lower right in black pencil, overwritten in blue ballpoint pen 'BS.'. not dated. inscribed on mount lower left in black pencil, '1/1'. inscribed on mount lower right in black pencil, 'II'.
Dimensions: printed image 28.2 h x 18.1 w cm sheet 28.6 h x 20.4 w cm backing sheet 37.9 h x 25.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.1336
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Switzerland, 1994.