John SHIRLOW, Laneway, Melbourne. Enlarge 1 /1


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

Laneway, Melbourne. 1895 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: A very early work by the artist.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shirlow 95'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 18.8 h x 8.0 w cm sheet 23.6 h x 11.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.1015
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Gift to Cyril Dillon, from the artist..
  • By descent to Peter Dillon, son of Cyril Dillon.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery from Peter Dillon, New South Wales, December 1991.