Kong Mong's doorway
John Shirlow (1869–1936)
etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate
23.8 x 6.2 cm (plate-mark)
thin cream laid 'Whatman' paper
29.5 x 15.0 cm (sheet)
watermark: 'J WHATMAN'
edition of 50
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed and dated lower left in plate, 'SHIRLOW 1921'. Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Shirlow'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '17/50'
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 1, 1979/80 (1979-08-13)
Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, August 1979; Part of a group of 36 prints by various Australian artists.
Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Country of context
SHIRLOW, John | (1869–1936) Australian | Male | artist