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

  • Australia from 1878

Aboriginal woman 1895 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J. Mather.'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.8 h x 8.0 w cm sheet 26.1 h x 18.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.722.30
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938 Aboriginal Australians: Portrait, female
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, 12 October 1976, part of a group of 65 prints by various artists.