John MATHER, Evening, Dandenong Enlarge 1 /1


Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland 1848 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1916

  • Australia from 1878

Evening, Dandenong [The waggon] 1893 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed lower centre in black pencil, 'J. Mather'. Inscribed lower left corner in black pencil, 'Dandenong'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso centre in black pencil, 'Evening Dandenong - '. [faint] . Inscribed in black pencil, 'Evening, Dandenong / original Etching / by .J. Mather 117 Collins St (now detached label) '.
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.8 h x 19.2 w cm sheet 17.4 h x 23.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1329
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Duvance Gallery, Melbourne, 1979.