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John MATHER

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

  • Australia from 1878

Brighton Beach 1900 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed lower centre in black pencil, 'J Mather'. Inscribed lower left corner in black pencil, 'Brighton beach'.
Dimensions: printed image 18.4 h x 19.6 w cm plate-mark 19.0 h x 20.2 w cm sheet 23.5 h x 37.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of D M Desouker 1961
Accession No: NGA 61.42
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Provenance:
  • 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.