Lionel LINDSAY, Old houses, Cumberland Street 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

Old houses, Cumberland Street [Old houses, Gloucester Street] 1912 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state?
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: proposed edition of 50

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. inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Old Houses Glousester St'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'a few proofs / only'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 257.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.8 h x 16.4 w cm sheet 18.2 h x 21.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.749
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.