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 black walled house, the Rocks area, Cumberland Street, Sydney [The blackwalled house, the Rocks area, Cumberland Street, Sydney] 1916 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 2nd state of 2; published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: 1st state a few proofs only; 2nd state edition of 50, plus proofs

Edition Notes: 1st state, without figures and cart at left. 2nd state, addition of figures and cart at 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, 'The Black Walled House Cumberland St' inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'ap'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 412
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.7 h x 17.6 w cm sheet 19.8 h x 23.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.635
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.