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 burning ghat, Benares
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: Japanese style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 2nd state of 2; Published state
Edition: edition of 100
Primary Insc: Signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'.
Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Burning Ghat'.
Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '100'.
Inscribed lower right at base of sheet, 'When I was printing this a soldier who / had been in India looked at it carefully and said / there's only one mistake those corpse cariers are all in step. L.L.'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 223
plate-mark 21.4 h x 30.2 w cm sheet 28.8 h x 43.4 w cm
: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982. Accession No
: NGA 83.452 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.