Lionel LINDSAY, The black mantilla. 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

The black mantilla. c.1928 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: final state
Impression: proof
Edition: no edition printed; proof impressions only

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The Black Mantilla'. inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'one of half a dozen / proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 21.6 h x 15.1 w cm sheet 25.2 h x 17.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1182
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from The Town Gallery, Brisbane, 1976.