Lionel LINDSAY, The Moor's gate, Granada 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 Moor's gate, Granada [The gate of the Moors] 1919 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'Hand' [partial].
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's presentation proof
Edition: final state, edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Gate of the Moors'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, a.p.'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'To Cause Macay / best wishes 1926'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 286
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.3 h x 9.8 w cm sheet 20.0 h x 14.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.990
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.