John MATHER, Ti-tree Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • Australia from 1878

Ti-tree 1898 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, roulette printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J. Mather.'. Titled lower left corner below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ti-tree'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 6.8 h x 9.5 w cm sheet 16.4 h x 23.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of D M Desouker 1961
Accession No: NGA 61.37
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • With the artist until his death in 1916.
  • Collection of D. M. Desouker, England, by descent.
  • Gift to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from D. M. Desouker, England, August 1961.