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

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

Kananook Creek. [Low tide at Kananook Creek, Frankston] 1965 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and soft-ground etching, 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: 4/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Farmer.'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'KANANOOK CREEK' '. Inscribed lower left in black pencil, '4/15'. Inscribed verso of mount upper centre in pen ' 'Low tide at Kananook Creek, Franskton.'/ Etching by John Farmer about 1965'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.3 h x 13.0 w cm sheet 15.0 h x 15.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.949
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, VIC, October 1996.