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

Dawn 1923 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint and burnishing, printed in brown ink with wiped highlights, from one plate Support: cream laid Whatman paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'J. WHATMAN / 1823'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: final state, edition of 75

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Dawn'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof on old Whatman paper 1823 / see watermark'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 698
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.8 h x 23.5 w cm sheet 20.7 h x 22.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.518
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.