John FARMER, Kananook Creek. Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Kananook Creek. [Kananook Creek, Frankston] 1962 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and soft-ground 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: 15/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Farmer'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'KANANOOK CREEK'. inscribed lower left in black pencil, '15/20'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso on mount upper centre in black pencil, ' 'KANANOOK CREEK'. Frankston. / Bitten line and softgound / by John Farmer about 1962'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 9.8 h x 12.7 w cm sheet 12.8 h x 15.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.948
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, VIC, October 1996.