Lionel LINDSAY, St Patrick's, Melbourne Enlarge 1 /1

Lionel LINDSAY

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

St Patrick's, Melbourne [St Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, Melbourne] 1917 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and foul biting, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 2nd state of 2; published state
Impression: 23/50
Edition: 1st state, a few proofs; 2nd state, edition of 50 planned but few printed

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'St Patrick's Melbourne'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 23/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 454.
Dimensions: plate-mark 26.5 h x 18.8 w cm sheet 31.0 h x 23.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.699
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
Provenance:
  • Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.