Lionel LINDSAY, Arcadia Alley, Pitt Street, Sydney 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

Arcadia Alley, Pitt Street, Sydney [Arcadian Alley] 1919 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 3rd tate of 3; published state
Impression: 3/50
Edition: 1st state, a few proofs; 2nd state, a few proofs; 3rd state, edition of 50, plus proofs.

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Accadia Alley'. inscribed lower right beloe image in black pencil, 'No 3 ed 50'. inscribed lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, 'old alley that led to Smith's Weekly Office'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 207.
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.6 h x 11.0 w cm sheet 25.8 h x 15.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.763
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.