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 sundowner. 1921 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint and burnishing, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 2nd state of 2?; published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: 1st state, proofs only; final state, edition of 50, plus proofs

Primary Insc: Singned lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. no date Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Sundowner'. Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '(50 proofs) aquatint'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 450
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.7 h x 24.2 w cm sheet 18.8 h x 30.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1921.0018 | impression
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.574
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.