Lionel LINDSAY, Old houses, Cumberland Street, Sydney. 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 houses, Cumberland Street, Sydney. [Old houses, Gloucester Street.] 1912 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: waterrmark: ' & Co'.
Edition State: not published
Impression: 15/50
Edition: proposed edition of 50, not issued

Edition Notes: (Art in Australia, 3:13, September 1925, lists work as not being issued).
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre at base of sheet in black pencil, 'Old houses Cumberland St'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof 15/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower left at base of sheet in black pencil, 'UNPUBLISHED'. inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 409.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.0 h x 16.4 w cm sheet 23.2 h x 25.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.709
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.