Mitzi SHEARER, Long ago and far away Enlarge 1 /1

Mitzi SHEARER

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

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

Long ago and far away 1979 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: cream laid paper
Impression: proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '79.'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Proof'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 18.4 h x 19.8 w cm sheet 23.4 h x 24.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 97.1516
Provenance:
  • Gift of the artist through her estate to the NGA, September 1997.