Lionel LINDSAY, Point Piper from Cremorne. 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

Point Piper from Cremorne. c.1917 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour in the Japanese manner, from multiple blocks Support: cream Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: final state
Impression: proof A
Edition: no edition printed, probably only a few printed

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Point Piper from Cremorne'. inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'printed from woodblocks / in the Japanese manner proof A'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 716.
Dimensions: printed image 24.4 h x 17.0 w cm sheet 28.2 h x 20.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.340
Subject: Collection: The Alan Queale collection of Lionel Lindsay etchings and wood-engravings, acquired 1982. Australia, Art style: Japanese influence 1890s-1950s
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
Provenance:
  • Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.