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

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

Tea tree and Banksia stump. c.1960 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Farmer.'. not dated. inscribed verso of mount upper centre in pen ' 'Tea-tree & Banksia Stump' / Etching by John Farmer'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 9.0 h x 11.0 w cm sheet 11.1 h x 13.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.963
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, VIC, October 1996.