Mitzi SHEARER, The lady and the faun Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

The lady and the faun 1981 Creation Notes: 1984, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint and foul biting, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Edition State: 2nd state, published state
Impression: 6/14
Edition: edition of 14

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '81/4'. Inscribed along lower edge, below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'The Lady and the Faun' (2nd stage)'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '6/14'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.4 h x 10.8 w cm sheet 56.4 h x 37.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.852
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, 1992.