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

  • Australia from 1878

Brighton Beach 1898 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, printed in red-brown ink with plate-tone, from one 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.'. Inscribed lower left corner below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Brighton Beach.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 5.6 h x 8.8 w cm plate-mark 6.8 h x 9.8 w cm sheet 19.8 h x 28.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of D M Desouker 1961
Accession No: NGA 61.41
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.