Mitzi SHEARER, Primitive design (sampler No.1) Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Primitive design (sampler No.1) 1975 Place made: South Africa
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from two blocks Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: monoprint variation

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Shearer '75'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Primitive Design (Sampler No1.)'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Mono'.
Dimensions: printed image 31.0 h x 32.0 w cm sheet 39.3 h x 38.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1724
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.