Lionel LINDSAYP & D COLNAGHI & CO, An old Venetian house Enlarge 1 /1

Lionel LINDSAY

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

P & D COLNAGHI & CO

publisher (organisation)

An old Venetian house 1927 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: Published state
Impression: ?/60
Edition: final state, edition of 60

Edition Notes: A study of 'Old Venetian House', in NGA sketchbook 77.346.2.26 NGA has three impressions of this print, only one has the printed signature. This could be a state changes on selective wiping of the plate. Perhaps there was an Australian and English edition.
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, Old Venetian House'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '60'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, 'Old Venetian House'. inscribed lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, 'Dry p'. inscribed lower right corner of sheet in black pencil, '42 16945'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.0 h x 17.6 w cm sheet 40.4 h x 29.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.714.16
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Artarmon Galleries, Sydney, 1977.