Paul HAEFLIGER, Illustration for Oscar Wilde tale Enlarge 1 /1

Paul HAEFLIGER

Hamburg, Germany 1914 – Bern, Switzerland 1982

  • Australia 1930-32, 1939-57
  • Asia, England 1932-39
  • England, Europe 1957-81
  • Switzerland from 1981

Illustration for Oscar Wilde tale 1931-33 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/9
Edition: edition of 9

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'P. Haefliger iv/ 32'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'no 2/9'. Inscribed with work number lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'vii Woodcut'.
Dimensions: printed image 18.7 h x 11.7 w cm sheet 10.0 h x 15.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift by the artist 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1436
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, 1978.