Lionel LINDSAY, Officers quarters, Kent 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

Officers quarters, Kent Street 1912 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: white laid 1808 Whatman paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: image of crown.
Edition State: 1st state of 2 (before clouds)
Impression: proof
Edition: 1st state. 4 impressions; 2nd state edition of 50, plus additional artist's proofs

Edition Notes: An impression annotated by the artist as 'first state' was illustrated in 'Art in Australia' 3.23 March 1928, plate no.29.
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Officers Quarters'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof on 1808 Whatman'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 393.
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.8 h x 15.0 w cm sheet 22.2 h x 18.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.366
Subject: Collection: The Alan Queale collection of Lionel Lindsay etchings and wood-engravings, acquired 1982. Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.