Lionel LINDSAY, Argyle Cut 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

Argyle Cut 1910 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper mezzotint, printed in black/blue ink, from one plate Support: wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'O.W.P.'.
Edition State: 2nd state of 2, published state
Impression: undesignated proof
Edition: 1st state, a few proofs only; 2nd state edition of 30, plus proofs.

Primary Insc: signed lower left below image but within plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below image but within plate-mark in black pencil, 'Argyle Cut'. inscribed lower right below image but within plate-mark, 'mezzotint'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 330.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.3 h x 15.0 w cm image 14.0 h x 14.0 w cm sheet 22.6 h x 18.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.730
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.