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Gayfield SHAW

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1885 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1961

Bookplate: Bruce Shaw. January 1933
Collection Title: Gayfield Shaw bookplates; An album assembled by Thelma Clune
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: chine colle on cream laid 'F J Head' paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'F J Head & Co'

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'Gayfield Shaw'. not dated.
Dimensions: plate-mark 6.6 h x 4.9 w cm sheet 28.9 h x 23.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.101.3.3
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Bookplate (ex libris)
Provenance:
  • Purchased from Thelma Clune, Sydney, by the Australian National Gallery, 12 April 1977.