Mitzi SHEARER, Illusion Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Illusion 1981 Creation Notes: 1986, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 5/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer 81/86'. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Illusion' '. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '5/10'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 28.5 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 51.6 h x 40.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.856
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, 1992.