Brunswick, Victoria, Australia 1897 – Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia 1989

  • China, Japan 1921
  • Europe 1924-27, 1929-1935

Sunset. c.1956 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in black 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 right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Farmer.'. Signed and dated back of mount (now removed, see photocopy) upper right in ballpoint pen '...John Farmer./ about 1956.'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Sunset' '. Inscribed back of mount (now removed, see photocopy) upper, ballpoint pen ' 'Sunset'/ Drypoint by ...'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 9.4 h x 7.6 w cm sheet 11.8 h x 9.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.1045
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, VIC, December 1995.