Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1885
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1961
Bookplate: An appreciation, George Robertson.
Collection Title: Gayfield Shaw bookplates; An album assembled by Thelma Clune
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
albums, prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate; pencil additions Support: thin cream wove paper
Edition State: 1st state
Impression: rough proof
Edition: edition unknown
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Gayfield Shaw'.
titled lower centre within image in black pencil, An Appreciation / GEORGE ROBERTSON / "He hath smote for us a pathway" '.
inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'First State / Rough Proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
plate-mark 18.0 h x 11.7 w cm sheet 21.5 h x 14.5 w cm
: Purchased 1977 Accession No
: NGA 188.8.131.52 Subject
: Australia, Printed ephemera: Bookplate (ex libris)
- Purchased from Thelma Clune, Sydney, by the Australian National Gallery, 12 April 1977.