Lionel LINDSAY, The goatherd. 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

The goatherd. [The goat's path. | ? The Goatherd.] 1908 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint and burnishing, printed in black ink with plate-tone with wiped highlights, from one plate; with additions in brush and ink Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, image of man with club.
Edition State: 2nd state of 2; published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: state proofs; final state edition of 8, plus proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower left partially within plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Goat herd'. inscribed lower right within plate-mark in black pencil, 'aquatint'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 476.
Dimensions: image 21.4 h x 17.0 w cm plate-mark 20.0 h x 15.6 w cm sheet 25.7 h x 21.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.775
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.