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

  • England, Europe 1909-11

Encolpius beaten [Encolpius beaten, from "Satyricon" by Petronius] (1909-10) Materials & Technique: prints, etching and foul biting, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one brass plate Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: signed upper left in pen and black ink, 'NORMAN LINDSAY'. not dated. Titled verso upper centre in black pencil, 'Encolpius beaten'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre on label in black pencil, '66', Inscribed verso upper centre on label in inkk, '48 3' [scored out] / Encolpius beaten / N. Lindsay / £10 ...[illeg, scored out]'. Inscribed verso centre in red pencil, '62'. Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '28 x 21/19 x 13 ½'.
Dimensions: image 47.0 h x 34.0 w cm sheet 52.8 h x 37.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.670
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from The Town Gallery, Brisbane, 1976.