Lionel LINDSAY, Berry's Bay timber yard 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

Berry's Bay timber yard [Boat builders, Berry's Bay; Eaton's timber yard] 1916 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 1st state of 2
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: 1st state, a few proofs only, 2nd state, edition of 30

Edition Notes: 1st state, line etching only. before plate is cut. 2nd state, addition of aquatint
Primary Insc: Inscribed lower left at base of sheet, 'Berry's Bay Timber Yard'. not dated. not titled. inscribed lower right below plate-mark, 1st state'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 430.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.2 h x 29.4 w cm sheet 28.0 h x 34.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.704
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.