Mitzi SHEARER, Once upon a fairy tale Enlarge 1 /1

Mitzi SHEARER

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

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

Once upon a fairy tale 1981-92 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right, 'BFK RIVES France'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/2
Edition: edition of 2

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '81/92'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Once upon a fairy tale' '. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/2'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.6 h x 11.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 38.4 h x 28.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1657
Provenance:
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.