'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
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.