Mitzi SHEARER, The New Testament Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

The New Testament 1977 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from three blocks Support: blue wove paper
Impression: proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Shearer '77'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The New Testament'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Proof'.
Dimensions: printed image 28.9 h x 28.4 w cm sheet 52.3 h x 46.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1499
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.