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John FARMER

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

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

The statue. c.1960 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printedin black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Farmer.'. not dated. Titled lower left in black pencil, ' 'THE STATUE' '. Verso of mount upper centre in pen ' 'THE STATUE' / Etching by John Farmer / about 1960'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.5 h x 10.0 w cm sheet 15.9 h x 11.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.952
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, VIC, October 1996.