Lionel LINDSAY, On the Kurrajong 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

On the Kurrajong [Kurrajong Heights] 1932 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'HAND MADE J WHATMAN'.
Edition State: 1st state of 2
Impression: 1st state proof
Edition: State proofs; final state of 75, 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, 'Kurrajong Heights'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark, 'Soft Ground Etching'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '1st state'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 297.
Dimensions: plate-mark 21.0 h x 27.4 w cm sheet 28.4 h x 39.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.468
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.