Mitzi SHEARER, Circus, first part Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Circus, first part 1980 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid paper
Edition State: 1st state
Impression: proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '80'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Circus 1st part'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Proof 1st stage'.
Dimensions: plate-mark (irregular) 10.0 h x 25.6 w cm sheet 15.6 h x 33.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1479
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.