Paul HAEFLIGER, The blue feather 1932 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

The blue feather 1932 c.1932 Place made: Japan
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour in the Japanese manner, from multiple blocks Support: thin cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/60
Edition: edition of 60

Primary Insc: Signed lower right side outside image in black pencil, 'Paul Haeflinger'. Dated lower right side outside image in black pencil, '32'. Inscribed lower right side outside image in black pencil, 'no 8/60'.
Dimensions: printed image 22.8 h x 22.9 w cm sheet 24.6 h x 24.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1443
Subject: Australia, Art style: Japanese influence 1890s-1950s
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, 1978.