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

  • Australia from 1878

Sheoak Hill 1898 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, 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 in black pencil, 'J Mather.'. not dated. Titled lower left corner in black pencil, 'Sheoak Hill'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 6.6 h x 9.8 w cm sheet 17.0 h x 27.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of D M Desouker 1961
Accession No: NGA 61.39
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.