Mitzi SHEARER, The faun's afternoon out Enlarge 1 /1


Bratislava, Czechoslovakia 1909 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1995

  • Austria 1932-35
  • South Africa 1936-76
  • Australia from 1976

The faun's afternoon out 1978 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in green ink with plate-tone, from one plate, hand-coloured with felt-tipped pen Support: medium cream wove paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '78'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mono'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 5.4 h x 11.6 w cm sheet 10.5 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1493
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.