Gayfield SHAW

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

Out back. 1925
Collection Title: Album of original art works assembled by R H Croll
Page: page 13, bottom
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, albums, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Gayfield Shaw'. not dated. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Out back'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 9.6 h x 7.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Roger Butler 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.592.18
  • The album was assembled by Robert Henderson Croll (1869-1947), writer, biorgrapher, art historian. (see ADB, vol.8, pp154-5).
  • The Croll estate was sold by the book dealer Kenneth Hince (Melbourne) and Malvern Fine Art Gallery Melbourne.
  • The album was acquired by Roger Butler from Malvern Fine Art Gallery prior to 1981.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Roger Butler, Canberra, June 1996.