John FARMER, Along the Yarra. Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Along the Yarra. c.1952 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: thin dark cream wove newsprint paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/1
Edition: Edition of 1

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Farmer'. not dated. titled lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'ALONG THE YARRA' '.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed back of mount [now removed] upper right in ballpoint pen ' 'Along thte Yarra, ' / Etching by John Farmer. / about 1952'. Only 1 print of this subject'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.0 h x 16.0 w cm sheet 15.1 h x 18.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.1050
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, VIC, December 1995.