Lionel LINDSAY, Bottle trees, Cracow, Queensland 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

Bottle trees, Cracow, Queensland 1932 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove F.J. Head paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'F J Head &' [partial].
Edition State: 2nd state of 2; published state
Impression: 16/75
Edition: State proofs,; final state edition of 75, plus proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower left below image within plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below image within plate-mark in black pencil, 'Bottle Trees Cracow Q'. inscribed lower right below image within plate-mark in black pencil, '16/75'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 24.4 h x 30.2 w cm plate-mark 25.0 h x 30.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Peter Lindsay 1961
Accession No: NGA 61.12
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • Gift to Peter Lindsay, from his father Lionel Lindsay.
  • Gift to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Peter Lindsay, Sydney, August 1961.