Percy LINDSAY, The animal ran thro' his whiskers Enlarge 1 /1


Creswick, Victoria, Australia 1870 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1952

The animal ran thro' his whiskers c.1923 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone [or plate]; pen and ink and pencil additions Support: thin smooth light brown wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled verso upper left to upper right in black pencil, 'Page 14. / The animal ran thro' his whiskers, and over him, and / escaped with the blow [?] reigns hanging to it.'
Secondary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in black ink, 'on Emu Creek'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left to centre left in red pencil, '37 / X'. Inscribed verso centre left in black pencil, '360 / 3776-7 [cancelled out]'.
Dimensions: image 30.3 h x 21.1 w cm sheet 32.0 h x 25.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1266
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.