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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


1914 – 1998


  • working 1940s


publisher (organisation)

Discobolus and other verse, by Lionel Lindsay. June 1959 Description: bound book of poetry and 20 wood-engravings by Lionel Lindsay

Collection Title: Lindsay, Lionel. Discobolus and other verse. Melbourne: F.W.Cheshire, 1959
Page: collection record
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper woodengravings, printed in black ink, each from one block; letterpress text Support: cream wove Eynsfold Mills paper; Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 350, delux edition 1-50 with the wood-engravings signed and printed on Japanese paper by the artist
Place Published: Melbourne: Cheshire

Primary Insc: Signed 'Author's Copy. Lionel Lindsay'.
Dimensions: page 24.1 h x 17.6 w cm book (closed) 25.0 h x 19.6 w x 1.6 d
Acknowledgement: Gift of Peter Lindsay 1969.
Accession No: NGA 69.15.1-3
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • Collection of Peter Lindsay, the artists son, by descent.
  • Gift to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Peter Lindsay, Sydney, 19 February 1969.