The King's School Parramatta Centenary. Founded 1831 Opened 1832.

Title: The King's School Parramatta Centenary. Founded 1831 Opened 1832.
Date: C1932
Artist: Gayfield Gerrard Shaw (1885-1961)
Image Size: 330mm x 220mm (12.99" x 8.66")
Technique: Original etching signed lower right in pencil 52 of 150
Condition: In good condition.
Stock Number: EDU SHAW 009 PM (NITG) (C113)
23948
Price: $A 225
Description:

Etching of King's School by Gayfield Shaw, made for the first centenary of the schools foundation in 1832. Signed lower right and numbered 52 of 150 in pencil.

Biography:

Gayfield Gerrad Shaw (1885-1961)

Commercial gallery director, Gayfield Shaw was one of the most prominent members of the Sydney art scene during the early boom period in Australian visual art following the end of the First World War. He was also a skilled printmaker who took a leading role in establishing the nation's first etching society.