John FARMER, Blackwoods. Enlarge 1 /1

John FARMER

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

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

Blackwoods. c.1948 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: 8/9
Edition: edition of 9

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 1948,'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '8/9'. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'BLACKWOODS.'. Inscribed back of mount (now removed, see photocopy) upper right in ballpoint pen ' 'Blackwoods.'/ Etching by ...'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.0 h x 13.0 w cm sheet 13.2 h x 15.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.1051
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, VIC, December 1995.