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Mitzi SHEARER

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

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

They pleaded ignorance 1984 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from two plates (two images) Support: thick white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shearer '84'. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'They pleaded ignorance' ' . Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/10'.
Dimensions: printed image (overall) 38.6 h x 20.2 w cm printed image (a) 20.0 h x 20.2 w cm printed image (b) 14.8 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 61.0 h x 40.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.864
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, 1992.