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

Christmas card: Put your sack down mate and I'll show you how to roll a swag 1958 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Inscribed lower left to right below plate-mark in pen and ink, 'With all good wishes from / Lionel Lindsay'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 566
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.3 h x 7.2 w cm sheet (folded in half) 14.6 h x 11.0 w cm sheet 14.6 h x 21.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.383
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.