John MATHER, Fernshaw Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • Australia from 1878

Fernshaw 1913 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J. Mather'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso of backing board in centre in black pencil, 'Fernshaw'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.3 h x 10.2 w cm sheet 30.3 h x 21.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1201
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, 1987.