Mitzi SHEARER, Drawing for linoblock from Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Drawing for linoblock from "The giants are coming" c.1978 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, crayon; graphite; ink; paper drawing in black pencil, and yellow, red, green, blue, purple, pink wax crayons, and ballpoint pen Support: cream wove paper

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper centre in black pencil, '-yellow.'. Inscribed upper right in black pencil, 'Blue/ & Red/ - blue & yellow. Inscribed centre left in black pencil, 'Orange'; centre in black pencil, 'Red/Purple [crossed out]/ Red + yellow/ = Orange./ Blue'....
Dimensions: printed image 21.0 h x 19.2 w cm sheet 28.2 h x 20.5 w
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1610
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.