The Slum, Bullen Lane, in the Chinese Quarter
John Shirlow (1869–1936)
The Chinese Quarter
etching, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate
29.2 x 9.2 cm (plate-mark)
cream laid paper
35.6 x 12.6 cm (sheet)
no manufacturer's mark
edition of 25
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Printed signature lower right within plate, 'J SHIRLOW'. Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Shirlow'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '11.25'
National Gallery of Australia
Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the Print Room Gallery, Sydney, January 1978.
Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Country of context
SHIRLOW, John | (1869–1936) Australian | Male | artist