Lionel LINDSAY, Old Barracks, Hyde Park 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

Old Barracks, Hyde Park [Hyde Park Barracks; Old Barracks, Queen's Square] c.1914 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Creation Notes: 1936, reworked
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone in brown ink, from one plate Support: Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 2nd state of two 2 (with foreground added); Published state
Impression: 2nd state proof
Edition: State proofs; final state edion of 100 (planned but not completed); plus proofs

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 Barracks, Queen's Square'. inscribed lower right corner of sheet in black pencil, 'proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 431.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.5 h x 30.0 w cm sheet 23.0 h x 39.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.706
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.