Lionel LINDSAY, 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

Hunter Street, Sydney [Old Hunter Street, from George Street, Sydney] 1922 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, 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: 2nd state of 2?; published state
Impression: 15/50
Edition: 1st state, a few proofs; 2nd 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, 'Hunter Street'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 15 ed / 50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso centre in black pencil, '1/4 flat Blk / [illeg] / Mrs Gillespie / Wahroonga / Wed Cert / 7/6'. inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'a 660'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.6 h x 15.0 w cm sheet 29.0 h x 21.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of A.L. Rosenthal in memory of his mother 1971.
Accession No: NGA 71.64
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.