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Sunbury, Victoria, Australia 1869 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1936

The gothic spire. 1921
Collection Title: Shirlow, John. 'Four etchings'. Melbourne: Decoration Galleries, 1921.
Page: no.1.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: thin smooth cream wove Whatman paper tipped onto medium-weight off-white wove paper page
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 17/57
Edition: edition of 57

Primary Insc: signed below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Shirlow'. mot dated. not titled. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '17'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.2 h x 8.4 w cm sheet 9.2 h x 9.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1921.0064 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gift of Roger Butler AM, 2011.
Accession No: NGA 2011.904.2
  • Purchased by Roger Butler, from Malvern Fine Art Gallery, c.1975
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Roger Butler, Canberra, 2011.