Creswick, Victoria, Australia 1879 – Springwood, New South Wales, Australia 1969

  • England, Europe 1909-11

Unknown seas 1922 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, engraving and stipple, printed in dark-blue ink, from one copper plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/55
Edition: edition of 55

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Norman Lindsay 1922'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Unknown Seas'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 3...55'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 36.5 h x 28.9 w cm sheet 48.0 h x 37.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Oscar Paul Collection, Gift of Henriette von Dallwitz and of Richard Paul in honour of his father 1965.
Accession No: NGA 65.116
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • The Oscar Paul Collection.
  • Bequest to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Mrs Henriette von Dallwitz legatee of Richard Paul after reinbursement to estate, to fulfill Richard Paul's intentions to honour his father, May 1965.