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 old Evening News Office, Market Street, Sydney 1926 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, drypoint and aquatint, 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: 1st state of 2
Impression: proof of 1st state
Edition: 1st state, at least 1 proof, 2nd state edition of 50

Edition Notes: 1st state, imaged etched 2nd state, plate reduced by about 1cm on left side
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 old Evening News Office, / Market St'. inscribed lower centre after signature in black pencil, 'first state before the ptate is cut'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 515
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.0 h x 15.5 w cm sheet 32.8 h x 23.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.692
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.