Norman LINDSAY, From the moon Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England, Europe 1909-11

From the moon 1920 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint and stipple, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured (by the artist?) Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 28/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Norman Lindsay 1920'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'From the Moon'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 28'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.8 h x 31.6 w cm sheet 34.2 h x 39.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.543
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from W.R. Cummings, Sydney, 1977.