Berlin, Germany born 1915

  • England 1938-40
  • Australia from 1940
  • England 1950-62
  • Australia 1962-66
  • London, England 1966-72
  • Australia from 1972

Mail. September 1941
Collection Title: Tatura dreams
Place made: Internment camp, Tatura, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper monotype, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: unique impression; no edition

Primary Insc: Signed and dated on comp lower centre edge, pen and ink, 'E. Fabian Sept 1941'. Inscribed verso upper left edge, black pencil, 'Pen and Ink : 8.Aug.1941/ 8 Sept 1941. tatura'. Inscribed verso lower left corner in black pencil, '32'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 23.8 h x 20.2 w cm image 23.8 h x 20.2 w cm sheet 23.8 h x 20.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.1026
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
Image rights: © Erwin Fabian
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 1997.