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Gayfield SHAW

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1885 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1961

The lake c.1930 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with light plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof A
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Gayfield Shaw'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Lake'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Proof A'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right corner pencil, '5/5/-'.
Dimensions: printed image 25.0 h x 21.2 w cm plate-mark 25.2 h x 21.4 w cm sheet 32.4 h x 25.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.739
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the Estate of Robert Campbell (Macquarie Galleries), Sydney, 1988.