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

Repose [The peacocks] 1934 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin laid paper on cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: ?/200
Edition: 1st edition of 100, 1934; 2nd edition of 200 for Woodcut Society, Kansas City, USA, 1938

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Repose'. inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, '200'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 606
Dimensions: printed image 22.6 h x 14.9 w cm sheet 27.8 h x 19.2 w cm backing sheet 31.0 h x 21.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.815
Subject: Collection: The Alan Queale collection of Lionel Lindsay etchings and wood-engravings, acquired 1982.
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.