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Gayfield SHAW

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

Bookplate: Francis Clune. 1932
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 black ink, from one plate Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'Hand'
Edition State: 4th state

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Gayfield Shaw'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.4 h x 8.8 w cm sheet 15.6 h x 11.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.101.3.29
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Bookplate (ex libris)
Provenance:
  • Purchased from Thelma Clune, Sydney, by the Australian National Gallery, 12 April 1977.