Lionel LINDSAY, Bowden's corner, in Castlereagh Street 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

Bowden's corner, in Castlereagh Street [Old Castlereagh Street] 1925 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof B
Edition: final state, edition of 75, plus lettered proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Bowden's Corner'. inscribed with edition details lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof B ed / 75'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: framing label of 'H. Flemming' was removed from back of work - 25 June 1975 [NGA worksheet, 9 February 1984].
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.2 h x 22.4 w cm sheet 22.0 h x 28.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of A.L. Rosenthal in memory of his mother 1971.
Accession No: NGA 71.65
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.