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Sunbury, Victoria, Australia 1869 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1936

Sydney Heads from "Cranleigh", Clifton Gardens. 1918
Collection Title: The Sydney set, by John Shirlow. Melbourne: the artist, 1917
Page: no.5
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with light plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: cream laid Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower edge, 'Arches (FRANCE)'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 11/55
Edition: edition of 55
Place Published: Melbourne

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Shirlow' not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.5 h x 14.9 w cm sheet 21.5 h x 18.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.143.5
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Collection of Adolph Albers (art dealer), gift of the artist, Christmas 1918
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, 1976.