Mitzi SHEARER, Dancing in the dark Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Dancing in the dark 1980-86 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/5
Edition: edition of 5

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '80/86'. Inscribed along lower edge, below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Dancing in the dark' '. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/5'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.6 h x 11.8 w cm sheet 30.6 h x 27.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.847
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, 1992.