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John SHIRLOW

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

Sydney Head. 1918, Easter
Collection Title: Album of original art works assembled by R H Croll
Page: page 20
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: albums, prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink, from one copper plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Acknowledgement: Gift of Roger Butler 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.592.29
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938

Provenance:
  • 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.