Lionel LINDSAY, The Pescheria, Naples 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 Pescheria, Naples [The old fishmarket, Naples.] 1928 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 2nd state? of 2
Impression: trial proof C
Edition: 1st state, 1 proof; 2nd state, at least 3 proofs; Not published.

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, 'The Fish Market Naples'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Trial proof C'. inscribed lower rict corner of sheet, '5.5 [5 guineas]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 707.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.6 h x 30.1 w cm sheet 27.6 h x 35.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.963
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.