Bird in Flight
Oskar Fischinger (German, 1900-1967)
Not on View


  • Artist Name: Oskar Fischinger (German, 1900-1967)
  • Title: Bird in Flight
  • Date: 1946
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Dimensions: 18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 61.0 cm)
  • Credit Line: Norton Simon Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Kantor
  • Accession Number: P.1956.12.1

Object Information

Mr. and Mrs. Paul Kantor, gift 1956 to;
Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, 1956-1975;
Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, 1975.

Oskar Fischinger

  • Pasadena, Pasadena Art Museum, 1956-12-21 to 1957-01-27

[on loan]

  • Pasadena, Independent Star-News, 1957-05-01 to 1960-05-06

50 Paintings by 37 Painters in the L.A. Area

  • Dallas Museum for Contemporary Arts, 1961-01-17 to 1961-02-12

Travelling exhibition

  • Los Angeles, University of California at Los Angeles, Art Gallery, 1961-08-01 to

[on loan]

  • Pasadena, Family Service of Pasadena, 1964-10-13 to 1973-10-13

Oskar Fischinger

  • Los Angeles, Occidental College, 1973-10-26 to 1973-12-06

The Universe: Creation, Constellations and the Cosmos

  • Norton Simon Museum, 2001-02-04 to 2001-06-04

Maven of Modernism: Galka Scheyer in California

  • Norton Simon Museum, 2017-04-07 to 2017-09-25
  • Eye Film Institute, Oskar Fischinger, 1900-1967: Experiments in Cinematic Abstraction, 2012, Fig. 7 p. 56

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