Lionel LINDSAY, A Neopolitan courtyard 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

A Neopolitan courtyard 1928 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 1st state of 2
Impression: proof
Edition: 1st state, 3 proof; 2nd state, 2 proofs. Not published.

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. titled and dated lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, 'A Neapolitan Courtyard / 1928'. Inscribed lower centre at base of sheet in black pencil, '1st state. 3 proofs'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower centre in black pencil, 'UNPUBLISHED'. inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 707.
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.1 h x 20.2 w cm sheet 37.4 h x 28.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.521
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.