John Mather, 'At the foot of the Dandenongs', watercolour
John Mather 1848-1916
An exquisite and atmospheric watercolour with mount under glass in a timber frame.
Signed and dated "J Mather 1.04" lower left. The artist's name and the title of the painting are inscribed on an auction label verso. An alternative title 'View of the Dandenongs 1904' is also written verso.
Image 49 x 34.5 cm / frame 74.5 x 61 cm.
There is some age toning, but the painting is otherwise in very good condition for a watercolour of this age. The frame shows minor wear.
John Mather is represented in the collections of most major Australian art galleries including the National Gallery of Victoria, the National Gallery of Australia, the Art Gallery of New South Wales, the Art Gallery of Queensland, the Art Gallery of Western Australia, the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, the Mitchell Library, Sydney and the National Library in Canberra as well as a number of regional art galleries including Geelong, Castlemaine, Ballarat, Mornington and Launceston.