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

Bernard O'Dowd [2]. 1924 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: medium weight cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 20/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, ' John Shirlow'. not dated. inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '20/50'
Secondary Insc: signed by the sitter lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Bernard O'Dowd'
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 26.6 h x 16.8 w cm sheet 30.2 h x 18.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.1124
Subject: Portrait: male, writer Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.