Lionel LINDSAY, Cremorne Point, 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

Cremorne Point, Sydney. [Point Piper from Cremorne Point, Sydney Harbour; The Harbour from Cremorne Point, Sydney.] c.1910 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and mezzotint, printed in blue ink, from one plate Support: wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'O.W.P. & A.O.'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: State proofs; final state edition of 25 planned but not completed?, plus proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Cremorne'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'mezzotint / edition 25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 114.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.5 h x 12.0 w cm sheet 18.6 h x 15.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.757
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.