Lionel LINDSAY, St John's, Darlinghurst, from College Street Enlarge 1 /1


Creswick, Victoria, Australia 1874 – Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia 1961

  • Europe 1902-03
  • Europe 1910
  • England, Europe 1925-27
  • North Africa, India, Europe 1928-30
  • Europe 1933-34

St John's, Darlinghurst, from College Street 1912 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in warm black ink, from one plate Support: thin cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 2nd state of 2; published state
Impression: 6/25
Edition: State proofs; final state edition of 25, plus additional proofs

Edition Notes: NGA impression 1976.906 shows etched areas, not covered by aquatint at the right base of the print. These parts of the mans foot and horses hoof were later burnished out .
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'St John's Darlinghurst'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 6'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 12.0 h x 11.6 w cm plate-mark 12.3 h x 11.6 w cm sheet 29.2 h x 22.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.906
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Beryl Mendel, (daughter of Joung Young, Macquarie Galleries), Sydney, 1974.