Lionel LINDSAY, The Constable's Chapel, Burgos 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 Constable's Chapel, Burgos 1944 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: cream wove Whatman 1824 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'WHATMAN / 1824'.
Edition State: 1st state of 2?
Impression: 1st state proof
Edition: 1st state, proofs only; 2nd state, edition of 75, plus proofs

Edition Notes: 1st state before lines added left foreground. Mendelssohn (1987), 571, records an edition of 100; NGA 83.984 indicates the edition was 75.
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Constable's Chapel, Burgos'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '1st state'. inscribed lower left at base of sheet in black pencil, 'proof on Whatman 1824'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 305.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.0 h x 17.4 w cm sheet 33.6 h x 22.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.983
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.