John FARMER, Banksias near a pond. Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Banksias near a pond. c.1964 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint and etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed lower left below image but within plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Farmer'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Bitten line & dry-point'. Titled and dated in black pencil, 'Banksias near a pond about 1964'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 12.9 h x 11.0 w cm plate-mark 14.6 h x 12.4 w cm sheet 17.6 h x 14.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.962
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine, VIC, October 1996.