Bruno SIMON, Flying away. 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

Flying away. 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 Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: unique impression; no edition

Primary Insc: Signed on comp lower right edge, black pencil, overwritten in black ballpoint pen 'BS'. Dated on plate lower right corner, '1941'. Inscribed on mount lower left corner in black pencil, '1/1'. Inscribed on mount lower right corner in black pencil, 'VI'.
Dimensions: printed image 19.8 h x 28.6 w cm sheet 22.2 h x 28.6 w cm mount 24.9 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.1340
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Switzerland, 1994.