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

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


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1952

printer, intaglio

Springtime 1979 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Creation Notes: 1986, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: second edition, 2/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '79/86'. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Springtime'/ SECOND EDITION '86'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/10'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, Bill Young Studios, Melbourne
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.6 h x 12.2 w cm sheet 38.2 h x 27.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.840
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, 1992.