Lionel LINDSAY, All aboard! 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

All aboard! 1938 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 3rd state of 3, Published state
Impression: 10/75
Edition: State proofs; final state edition of 75, plus proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark, 'All Aboard'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '10/75'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on lower centre edge of sheet in black pencil, '16i/2 x 153/4 FLY 424-132'. inscribed upper right corner of sheet, '[illegible] G'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.7 h x 25.2 w cm sheet 23.8 h x 32.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.714.26
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Artarmon Galleries, Sydney, 1977.