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

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

Variation on a theme 1978 Title Notes: Title from 1978 ed. of 6 [1/6] 'Variation on a theme (II)' and 1978 Ed. of 8 [3/8] 'Variation on a theme (IV)'.
Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Impression: Unique

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '78'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Unique'. Erased inscription lower left beneath current editioning text.
Dimensions: plate-mark 21.9 h x 19.5 w cm sheet 32.2 h x 24.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1547
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.