Lionel LINDSAY, Philosophy. Enlarge 1 /1

Lionel LINDSAY

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

Philosophy. [The philosopher.] 1925 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin laid 'chinese' paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof on Chinese paper
Edition: edition of 100

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Philosophy'. inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'a.p. on chinese/paper'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 17.1 h x 15.2 w cm sheet 22.5 h x 19.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Given in memory of Sir James McGregor 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1632
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
Provenance:
  • Collection of James McGregor, gift of the artist Christmas 1936. Lindsay gave a folder containg 10 prints and two wood-blocks to MaGregor. the folder is inscribed in pen and ink, 'To my friend / Jim McGregor / with the affection and / esteem of the / Engraver / Lionel Lindsay / Xmas 1936'.
  • Gift to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from the Estate of James McGregor, 1976.