Mitzi SHEARER, Tears of the moon - sweat of the sun Enlarge 1 /1

Mitzi SHEARER

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

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

Tears of the moon - sweat of the sun 1979 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in red ink, from one block, touched up with red texta Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 6/7
Edition: edition of 7

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Shearer '79'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'Tears of the moon - Sweat of the sun ' '. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '6/7'.
Dimensions: printed image 17.2 h x 31.3 w cm sheet 35.4 h x 37.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1576
Provenance:
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.