Lionel LINDSAY, Clovelly, Watson's Bay 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

Clovelly, Watson's Bay 1911 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Creation Notes: 1936, reworked
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper mezzotint and etching, printed in brown ink, from one copper plate Support: wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, '...& Co' [partial].
Edition State: 2nd state of 3; published state
Impression: 17/30
Edition: 1st state, proofs only; 2nd state edition of 30; 3rd state unpublished, proofs only?

Primary Insc: signed lower left below image but within plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below image but within plate-mark in black pencil, 'Clovelly'. inscribed lower right in below image but within plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mezzotint No 17/30'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 640. inscribed lower right corner of sheet in black pencil, '4.4.0' [4 guineas]
Dimensions: image 14.8 h x 19.2 w cm plate-mark 16.4 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 19.2 h x 25.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.639
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.