Mitzi SHEARER, In the forest Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

In the forest 1979 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in colour inks, 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'. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'In the Forest' '. Partially erased inscription, lower left below plate mark, black pencil, 'Monoprint'.
Dimensions: plate-mark (irregular) 11.5 h x 11.5 w cm sheet 25.3 h x 18.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1672
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.