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


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A doorway, Burgos Cathedral [A door, Burgos Cathedral] 1926 Place made: Monte-Carlo London, Monte-Carlo Greater London, Monaco England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in warm black ink, from one plate Support: light blue laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: ?/75
Edition: edition of 75

Primary Insc: Signed lower left below plate-mark in pen and ink, 'Lionel Lindsay'. no date. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A door Burgos Cathedral'. Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in pen and ink, '75'. Inscribed lower left to right at base of sheet, 'Hillaire Belloc was much interested in this etching and I / presented a print to him. He said it contained the whole / of Catholicism. The Virgin (above rose Window) The Kings, / Charity (the old beggar woman in doorway) and the Priest / L.L.'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 182
Dimensions: plate-mark 26.6 h x 16.6 w cm sheet 36.0 h x 23.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.417
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.