Paul HAEFLIGER, View of Sydney Enlarge 1 /1


Hamburg, Germany 1914 – Bern, Switzerland 1982

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

View of Sydney 1933 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: thin cream Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition of 44

Primary Insc: Signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Paul Haefliger'. Dated lower left below printed image in black pencil, '33'. Inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, '44 prints'.
Dimensions: printed image 12.2 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 10.1 h x 17.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1447
Subject: Australia, Art style: Japanese influence 1890s-1950s
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, 1978.