Mitzi SHEARER, Book cover design Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Book cover design 1978 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/8
Edition: edition of 8

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below black pencil, 'Shearer '78'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'Book cover design ' '. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1/8'.
Dimensions: printed image 35.6 h x 23.0 w cm sheet 56.0 h x 38.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1650
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.