Lionel LINDSAY, Travelling shearer. 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

Travelling shearer. 1921 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove '1823 Whatman' paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof on 1823 Whatman paper
Edition: final state, edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, ' Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Travelling Shearer'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof on 1823 Whatman'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed by Peter Lindsay lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, '1921'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.2 h x 10.8 w cm sheet 17.5 h x 15.5 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1921.0019 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1188
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.