Lionel LINDSAY, The deserted shrine. 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

The deserted shrine. 1907 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in warm black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: State proofs; final state edition of 30, plus proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The deserted Shrine'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'ed 30'. inscribed lower right corner of sheet, '1907'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 422.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.1 h x 15.3 w cm sheet 25.2 h x 18.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.921
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.