Sunbury, Victoria, Australia 1869
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1936
Swanston Street, the city gateway.
[The gateway to the city.] 1925
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin smooth cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Shirlow' [underlined].
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, ''The Gateway of the City' / Looking north from Prince Bridge'.
inscribed verso lower centre right in black pencil, '1925'.
plate-mark 8.8 h x 10.0 w cm sheet 11.8 h x 14.8 w cm
: Gift of Roger Butler, 2010 Accession No
: NGA 2010.197 Subject
: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
- Collection of Victor Cobb.
- Purchased by Roger Butler, Melbourne, 1977.
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Roger Butler, Canberra, 2010.