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 drafting gate, Bendemeer
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching and mezzotint, printed in brown (burnt sienna) ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 3rd state of 3?
Impression: unique proof printed in burnt sienna ink
Edition: 1st state, proofs only; 2nd state, 4 proofs; final state edition of 20, plus proofs, 1 proof printed in burnt sienna ink
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'.
titled by Peter Lindsay lower centre in black pencil, 'The Drafting Gate'.
inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'unique proof in bunt sienna'.
inscribed lower right corner of sheet in black pencil, '3rd [state]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
plate-mark 21.2 h x 27.2 w cm sheet 27.8 h x 36.0 w cm
: Purchased 1976 Accession No
: NGA 76.1184 Subject
: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938 Image rights
: © National Library of Australia
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from The Town Gallery, Brisbane, 1976.