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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


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An old Venetian house 1926 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'd & Co'.
Edition State: Published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: final state, edition of 60

Edition Notes: A study of 'Old Venetian House', in NGA sketchbook 77.346.2.26 NGA has three impressions of this print, only one has the printed signature. This could be a state changes on selective wiping of the plate. Perhaps there was an Australian and English edition.
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower left at base of sheet, 'Last Print'. inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 687.
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.8 h x 17.4 w cm sheet 33.8 h x 22.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.961
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.