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Mitzi SHEARER

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 Support: thick 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 14.8 h x 12.8 w cm sheet 30.5 h x 25.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1689
Provenance:
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.