Lionel LINDSAY, Norman Lindsay 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

Norman Lindsay 1918 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 1st state of 2
Impression: proof before etched signature
Edition: 1st state, a few impressions; 2nd state edition of 30, plus proofs

Edition Notes: Ist state no etched monogram 2nd state etched monogram added lower right
Primary Insc: signed lower left in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. inscribed lower centre in black pencil, 'Norman Lindsay'. inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'proof before / signature'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, '1918'. Inscribed lower centre at base of sheet in black pencil, 'Early state'. Inscribed loer right hand corner in black pencil, '10.10 [10 guineas?]'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.4 h x 14.5 w cm sheet 25.8 h x 18.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1185
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from The Town Gallery, Brisbane, 1976.