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John MATHER

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

  • Australia from 1878

Fernshaw 1913 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J.Mather'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso right side, vertical in black pencil, 'Evans/ Brown Pen & Mt/ 2/6'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.3 h x 10.2 w cm sheet 27.6 h x 18.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.13
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 1994.