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

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

Shapes, figures and ideas 1 1981 Creation Notes: 1984, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'ARCHES FRANCE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 10/12
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '81/4'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Shapes, Figures and Ideas' No.1'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '10/12'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 29.8 h x 29.5 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 56.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.855
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, 1992.