Lionel LINDSAY, Last of old Hunter Street, Sydney 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

Last of old Hunter Street, Sydney [Last of old Hunter Street, Sydney, ancienne regime] 1916 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'Hand Made' [in script].
Edition State: 2nd state of 2; published state
Impression: 28/50
Edition: 1st state, proofs only; 2nd state, edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay' not dated. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 28'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'LAST OF OLD HUNTER ST'. Inscribed lower right corner of sheet in black pencil, '14 x 18'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.4 h x 14.6 w cm sheet 23.1 h x 19.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of A.L. Rosenthal in memory of his mother 1971.
Accession No: NGA 71.63
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • Bequest to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.], from Aubrey Lewis Rosenthal, Wahroonga, NSW, May 1971.