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

The guitar player [The serenade] 1920 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: laid H.C.I. Portal paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, indecifable sheild
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof on H.C.I. Portal paper
Edition: final state, edition of 50, plus proofs

Primary Insc: Signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. no date. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Guitar Player'. Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof on H.I.C. Portal / paper'. Inscribed lower right corner of sheet in black pencil, 'out of Print £5.5'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 311
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.8 h x 11.0 w cm sheet 26.8 h x 17.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.427
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.