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

Russell Street - The Jail. [The gaol.] 1901 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Shirlow'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.8 h x 12.0 w cm sheet 19.6 h x 13.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1227.35
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, December 1976:
  • As part of a group of 39 prints by various Australian and non-Australian artists.