Lionel LINDSAY, Hegarty's Baths, St Kilda. 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

Hegarty's Baths, St Kilda. [Hegarty'a old baths, St. Kilda, condemned.] 1914 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and foul biting, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: laid Van Gelder paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'VAN [gelder]'.
Edition State: 4th state of 4; published state
Impression: proof
Edition: 1st state, proofs only; 2nd state, proofs only; 3rd state, proofs only; final state, edition of 50, plus proofs

Edition Notes: Early state had softground etching in sky, later burnished.
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay' not dated inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Hegarty's baths / St Kilda' inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 506.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.0 h x 18.4 w cm sheet 18.8 h x 27.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.685
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.