Mitzi SHEARER, The giants are coming Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

The giants are coming 1978 Title Notes: Title from 1978 Ed of 7 [7/7]
Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in red ink, from one block, used three times Support: cream wove paper
Impression: Unique

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Shearer '78'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Unique'.
Dimensions: printed image 34.2 h x 22.7 w cm sheet 55.8 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1687
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.