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John SHIRLOW

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

The Great Dome, Melbourne Public Library. [Dome of the Melbourne Public Library. | Melbourne - Library Dome.] 1924 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in sepia ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: cream laid Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark left side, 'Arches [partial]'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Shirlow'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '7/50'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 29.8 h x 18.2 w cm sheet 34.0 h x 21.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1393
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938 Architecture
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the Print Room Gallery, Sydney, January 1978.