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 Sailor's return, from the rear 1925 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 28/75
Edition: final state; edition of 75

Primary Insc: Signature, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. Not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sailor's Return'. Inscribed with edition details lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '28/75'. Inscribed lower right edge in black pencil, '2.2. [2 guineas]'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 40
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.0 h x 15.0 w cm sheet 16.4 h x 18.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.643
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.