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Title

A man's job, Victoria

1935


Artist

E Warner

Australia

1879 - 1968


About

'A winter's gale laid this old tree across the road, barring the way home for the farmer; so single-handed, he begins the task which a crew of five will finish before sundown'.

[from the catalogue to 'Exhibition of etchings by E. Warner. First series of 'Australia at work' together with some glimpses of our little known land'; Fine Art Society galleries, Melbourne, 20 November - 7 December 1935.]


Details


Date

1935


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching on cream laid paper


Edition

21/50


Dimensions

23.0 x 18.4 cm platemark; 25.9 x 20.8 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, pencil "E. Warner".
Signed and dated "E Warner '35" in plate, to print l.l. corner.


Credit

Gift of Charles Warner 2015


Location

Not on display


Accession number

168.2015


Artist information

E Warner

Works in the collection

14


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Fine Arts Society Gallery, Exhibition of etchings by E. Warner. First series of 'Australia at work' together with some glimpses of our little known land, Melbourne, 1935. cat.no. 38

Josef Lebovic Gallery, Edward Warner (1879-1968), Australian printmaker, Paddington, 2009, 10. cat.no. 53