Creswick, Victoria, Australia 1874 – Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia 1961

  • Europe 1902-03
  • Europe 1910
  • England, Europe 1925-27
  • North Africa, India, Europe 1928-30
  • Europe 1933-34

Femmes damnees. 1912 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint and roulette, printed in blue ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 2nd state of 2; published state
Impression: proof
Edition: state proofs; final state proposed edition of 25, only a few printed

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Femmes Damnees'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 8.4 h x 26.6 w cm sheet 13.2 h x 28.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.109
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • KCollection of Keith Kingrove (1910-1995), who formed a major collection of material relating to Norman Lindsay (1879-1969) and the art of Bookplates.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Keith Wingrove, Highgate, South Australia, February 1981.