Lionel LINDSAY, St Andrew's Chapter House 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

St Andrew's Chapter House [Old Chapter House] 1916 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper mezzotint and etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 2nd state of 2; published state
Impression: 16/40
Edition: 1st state, proofs only; 2nd state, edition of 40 (30?)

Edition Notes: Mendelssohn (1987), 127, notes a published edition of 30. NGA 83.747, has inscribed edition of 30.
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay' not dated. titled in black pencil, Mezzotint At Andrews Chapter house' [now detached from support]. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No16 ed/40' inscribed in black pencil, '3.3 [3 guineas], now detached from support.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 270.
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.1 h x 14.1 w cm sheet 21.4 h x 18.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.747
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.