Lionel LINDSAYWilliam DIXSON, View from the balcony, Killara, looking west. 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

William DIXSON

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1870 – 1952

commissioner

View from the balcony, Killara, looking west. [Kurrajong Heights] 1931 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint and etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 1st state of 3
Impression: 1st state proof
Edition: State proofs; final state edition of 20, plus proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. not titled. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '1st state'. inscribed lower centre of margin in black pencil, 'Plate for Sir William Dixson'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 461.
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.7 h x 21.2 w cm sheet 25.8 h x 32.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.440
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.