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Creswick, Victoria, Australia 1879 – Springwood, New South Wales, Australia 1969

  • England, Europe 1909-11

The curtain 1919 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, soft-ground etching and engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured (by the artist?) Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: Signed and dated in black pencil, lower right 'Norman Lindsay 1919'. Titled in black pencil, 'The Curtain'. Inscribed in black pencil, 'No 3...40'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 31.0 h x 26.0 w cm sheet 44.0 h x 31.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.541
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from W.R. Cummings, Sydney, 1977.