John SHIRLOW, Twilight, River Yarra. Enlarge 1 /1


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

Twilight, River Yarra. 1899 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper mezzotint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: presentation proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Shirlow'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'To A Taylor / with regards'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 13.6 h x 18.6 w cm plate-mark 14.0 h x 19.1 w cm sheet 23.0 h x 29.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.1075
  • Gift to A. Taylor, from the artist [see inscription].
  • Private collection.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Bridget McDonnell Gallery, Melbourne, December 2005.