Lionel LINDSAY, Poppies. Enlarge 1 /1

Lionel LINDSAY

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

Poppies. 1922
Collection Title: Lindsay, Lionel. A book of woodcuts drawn on wood and engraved by Lionel Lindsay. Sydney: Art in Australia, 1922
Page: frontispiece
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: thin white wove paper, tipped onto cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Edition: Standard edition limited to 200 signed copies; 175 copies for sale in Australia, 25 copes reserved for publication in London by Constable & Co.
Place Published: Sydney: Art in Australia

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay sc imp'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 10.2 h x 10.0 w cm sheet 11.3 h x 10.9 w cm page 26.6 h x 19.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Peter Lindsay, 1969.
Accession No: NGA 69.11.4
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
Provenance:
  • Collection of Peter Lindsay, the artists son, by descent.
  • Gift to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Peter Lindsay, Sydney, 19 February 1969.