'A bush saw-mill community is a fascinating world of its own. Self-contained and self-reliant, sturdy and as honest as the tall timber they handle so ably'.
[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.]
etching on cream laid paper
18.5 x 23.2 cm platemark; 21.0 x 25.8 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, pencil "E. Warner".
Signed and dated "E Warner '35" in plate, to print l.l. corner.
Gift of Charles Warner 2015
Not on display
Estate of E Warner
Shown in 1 exhibition
Referenced in 2 publications
E. Warner from a series of "Australia at work", Art in Australia [series 3, no. 61], 'Four etchings, pg. 41-44, Sydney, Nov 1935, 41, 42, 43 (illus.), 44.
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; priced 1½ guineas