Lionel LINDSAY, The teamsters 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

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

Edition Notes: 1st state? before burnishing of roulette lower left
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Teamsters'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof on Whatman 1823'. inscribed lower right at base of sheet inblack pencil, 'do not cut paper. See Watermark'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 489.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.2 h x 22.2 w cm sheet 21.6 h x 35.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.563
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.