Mitzi SHEARER, Double or nothing Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Double or nothing [The Upside Down Fence] 1977 Title Notes: Alternative title 'The Upside Down Fence' from 1977 Ed of 2 [2/2]
Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in red ink, from one block Support: slate wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/2
Edition: edition of 2

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Shearer '77'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'Double or Nothing' '. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1/2'. Erased inscription beneath current title.
Dimensions: printed image 21.6 h x 15.7 w cm sheet 43.2 h x 29.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1580
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.