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

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

The worm's night out 1978 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from three plates (three images) Support: thick white laid paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '78'. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The worms night out'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/10'.
Dimensions: printed image (overall) 32.8 h x 11.2 w cm sheet 50.8 h x 33.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.829
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, 1992.