Lionel LINDSAYP & D COLNAGHI & CO, The carpenter's shop, Toledo Enlarge 1 /1


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


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The carpenter's shop, Toledo 1926 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: ?/100
Edition: final state, edition of 100

Primary Insc: signed lower left below image in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Zocodover Gate, Toledo' inscribed lower right below plate-mark, '100'. annotated lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, 'I consider this one of my best etchings. / Stanley Anderson looked at carefully / and said 'you never laid a a / burnisher on this. LL,'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, (one etching) The Carpenters Shop Toledo'. inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 702.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.6 h x 21.4 w cm sheet 31.3 h x 25.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.519
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.