John FARMER, The old dray. Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

The old dray. c.1960 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: stiff cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: publishes state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower left below image but within plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Farmer.'. not dated. inscribed verso on mount upper centre in pen ' 'The Old Dray'./ Drypoint by John Farmer'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.8 h x 16.0 w cm 13.9 h x 19.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.951
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, VIC, October 1996.