Lionel LINDSAY, Droving 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

Droving [Fetching cattle] c.1942 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink, from one plate Support: thin laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state of 2?
Impression: trial proof
Edition: 1st state proofs only; 2nd state, proofs only, not published

Edition Notes: 1st state, etching only 2nd state, addition of aquatint
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, ' Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 482
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.8 h x 22.6 w cm sheet 22.4 h x 28.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.572
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.