John SHIRLOW, Self-portrait. Enlarge 1 /1

John SHIRLOW

Sunbury, Victoria, Australia 1869 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1936

Self-portrait. 1930 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: cream paper
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on label verso of mount, 'The Artorium' / J. Beament / 3?2 Burwood Road Glenferrie / Next Town Hall /[?] Burke Road Camberwell'. printed label on window mount lower right, '21 AUGUST 1996 / G 206 / Leonard Joel'., '
Dimensions: plate-mark 32.4 h x 24.8 w cm sight 33.0 h x 25.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.978
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Leonard Joel auction, Melbourne 21 August 1996, lot no. G206