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

Venice from San Giorgio 1938 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate, from one plate; with additions in pencil Support: thin Japanese style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state of 4
Impression: 1st state proof
Edition: State proofs; final state edition of 75, plus proofs

Edition Notes: Impression of the 1st state with St Mark's Campanile drawn in pencil. Mendelssohn (1987), 555 gives the title as San Giorgio from Venice which is incorrect. She also notes an edition of 100, the NGA has an impression with an edition of 75.
Primary Insc: Signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. No date Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '1st state'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 310
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.2 h x 28.0 w cm sheet 26.0 h x 39.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.413
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.