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

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

The cat is looking on 1979 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'THS [...cut off]'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/12
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '77'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'The cat is looking on' '. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/12'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.1 h x 29.7 w cm sheet 27.1 h x 35.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1529
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.