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

Old Queen's Theatre, Queen Street, Melbourne [Old Queen's Theatre and Fire Tower, Melbourne] 1917 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 3rd state of 3?; published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: 1st state, a few proofs; 2nd state, a few proofs; 3rd state, edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Old Queen's Theatre and Fire Tower / Melbourne'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 335
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.3 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 21.6 h x 17.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.646
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.