Mitzi SHEARER, The lost dog Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

The lost dog 1978 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/6
Edition: edition of 6

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '78'. Inscribed lower centre below plate mark in black pencil, 'The lost dog'. Inscribed lower left below plate mark in black pencil, '2/6'. Erased inscriptions below current edition number and title.
Dimensions: plate-mark 27.6 h x 24.8 w cm sheet 41.9 h x 35.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1647
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.