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 Description: The Happy Giant
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, 'Paul Haefliger/ xii 33'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil,'no 2/9'. Inscribed with work number lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'xviii Woodcut'.
Dimensions: printed image 18.2 h x 12.3 w cm sheet 15.0 h x 10.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1438
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, 1978.