Lionel LINDSAYP & D COLNAGHI & CO, A Sicilian goatherd near Syracuse. 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


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A Sicilian goatherd near Syracuse. 1927 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: ?/45
Edition: final state, edition of 45

Edition Notes: Peliminary studies, NGA 77.346.31, 'Sicilian goat, Taormina [4 sketches]', purchased 1977
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sicilian Goatherd'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '45'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, '[Illegible, partly cut-off]'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 21.4 h x 30.0 w cm sheet 27.8 h x 37.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1203
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from The Town Gallery, Brisbane, 1976.