Lionel LINDSAY, 'Currency Lass' stables, Parramatta. 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

'Currency Lass' stables, Parramatta. 1920 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 3rd state of 3; published state
Impression: 14/50
Edition: 1st state, a few proofs; 2nd state, a few proofs; 3rd state, edition of 50, plus proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark on black pencil, 'at the 'Currency Lass' Parramatta / stables'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 14 /ed / 50'. annotated lower left below signature in black pencil, 'for Alan Queale / I was greatly taken by / the primative steps to the loft. LL.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 177.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.5 h x 14.0 w cm sheet 24.3 h x 19.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.732
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.