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John FARMER

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

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

Landscape. c.1956 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 left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Farmer.'. signed and dated back of mount (now removed, see photocopy) upper centre in ballpoint pen '...John Farmer about 1956.'. inscribed back of mount (now removed, see photocopy) upper centre in ballpoint pen ' 'Landscape.'. Etching by/...' '.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, 'Paid'. inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'Mrs James Courvy / Kingolire / Maclean St'. inscribed verso with framing measurements.
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.8 h x 11.4 w cm sheet 14.2 h x 14.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.1047
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, VIC, December 1995.