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

  • England, Europe 1909-11

The Dream Merchant 1920 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, engraving and stipple, printed in black ink, from one plate; hand- coloured (by the artist?) Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/40
Edition: 1st edition of 6, 2nd edition of 50 (40?)

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'Norman Lindsay 1920'. Inscribed in black pencil, 'The Dream Merchant'. Inscribed in black pencil, 'No 4...40'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.2 h x 25.4 w cm sheet 29.0 h x 35.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.542
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from W.R. Cummings, Sydney, 1977.