John A GARDNER
Camperdown, Victoria, Australia 1906
not titled [Central Australian landscape].
Collection Title: Album of original art works assembled by R H Croll
Page: page 5 upper
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, albums, ink; paper monotype, printed in colour Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 50
Primary Insc: Inscribed on covering folded sheet, 'Good Cheer/ - for 1941 (drawing of artist at easel) / to all at 18 Russell St /- Happy Days for 1941/ from John A Gardner'.
Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'John Gardner 40'.
Inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'MONOTYPE'.
printed image 9.6 h x 11.0 w cm sheet 12.5 h x 15.3 w cm
: Gift of Roger Butler 1996 Accession No
: NGA 96.592.7
- The album was assembled by Robert Henderson Croll (1869-1947), writer, biorgrapher, art historian. (see ADB, vol.8, pp154-5).
- The Croll estate was sold by the book dealer Kenneth Hince (Melbourne) and Malvern Fine Art Gallery Melbourne.
- The album was acquired by Roger Butler from Malvern Fine Art Gallery prior to 1981.
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Roger Butler, Canberra, June 1996.