Creswick, Victoria, Australia 1874 – Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia 1961

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Two sundowners, Brunny and Swampy 1939
Collection Title: Lawson, Henry, 'The romance of the swag', Sydney: Australian Limited Editions, 1939.
Page: page 24
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
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state of 2
Impression: proof
Edition: 1st state, proofs only; edition unknown

Edition Notes: 1st state, without engraved signature and before block reduced in size
Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'proof'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 588
Dimensions: printed image 15.1 h x 11.2 w cm sheet 21.2 h x 14.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.892
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.