Lionel LINDSAYP & D COLNAGHI & CO, San Lorenzo in the Forum, Rome Enlarge 1 /1

Lionel LINDSAY

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

P & D COLNAGHI & CO

publisher (organisation)

San Lorenzo in the Forum, Rome [A church on the Forum] 1928 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, image of shield.
Edition State: 2nd state of 2; published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: 1st state, proofs only; 2nd state edition of 100, plus proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'San Lorenzo, Rome'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '100'. inscribed lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, 'on old paper 3.3 [guineas] O.P. [out of print]'. annotated lower left to centre at base of sheet in black pencil, 'This was a temple converted into a Basilica. A church on the Forum'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 271.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.6 h x 25.2 w cm sheet 24.2 h x 32.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.434
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
Provenance:
  • Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.