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Title

Timber workers, New South Wales

1935


Artist

E Warner

Australia

1879 - 1968


About

'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.]


Details


Date

1935


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching on cream laid paper


Edition

2/50


Dimensions

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.


Credit

Gift of Charles Warner 2015


Location

Not on display


Accession number

170.2015


Artist information

E Warner

Works in the collection

17


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; priced 1½ guineas

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.