Mitzi SHEARER, The upside down fence Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

The upside down fence 1977 Title Notes: Alternative title 'Double or Nothing' from 1977 Ed. of 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: 2/2
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, 'The Upside Down Fence'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '2/2'.
Dimensions: printed image 21.6 h x 15.7 w cm sheet 43.0 h x 29.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1491
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.