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
The barber of Bou-Saada, Algeria
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 3rd state of 3
Edition: 1st state, 3 proofs; 2nd state, 1 proof; 3rd state, edition of 100, plus proofs
Edition Notes: There is a pencil drawing of two Arabs at Bou Saada in NGA collection.
Primary Insc: Signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'
Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Barber of Bousaack [sic] / Algeria'.
Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '100'.
Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'I spoke to the barber after making my drawing / and found that his razor was a Sheffield / carving knife'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 224
plate-mark 17.8 h x 27.6 w cm sheet 29.4 h x 45.9 w cm
: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982. Accession No
: NGA 83.439 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.