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

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

See through a window darkly 1979 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate, hand-coloured Support: dark cream wove paper
Impression: proof
Edition: only proof of this state

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '79'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Hand coloured'/ ' 'See through a window darkly' '. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Unique'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.7 h x 13.1 w cm sheet 31.8 h x 14.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1691
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.