Mitzi SHEARER, Primitive design (no.4) Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Primitive design (no.4) 1978 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from three blocks Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/8
Edition: edition of 8

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Shearer '78'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Primitive design (No.4)'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '4/8'.
Dimensions: printed image 35.6 h x 23.0 w cm sheet 56.0 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.827
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, 1992.