Mitzi SHEARER, The giants are coming Enlarge 1 /1


Bratislava, Czechoslovakia 1909 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1995

  • Austria 1932-35
  • South Africa 1936-76
  • Australia from 1976

The giants are coming 1978 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in red ink, from one block Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/7
Edition: edition of 7

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Shearer '78'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'The giants are coming' '. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '7/7'.
Dimensions: printed image 34.2 h x 23.0 w cm sheet 58.8 h x 38.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.826
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, 1992.