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

Porta Capuana, Naples 1927 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid F. J. Head paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'F J Head & Coo'.
Edition State: 2nd state of 2; published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: State proofs. Only 3 impressions printed

Primary Insc: Signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. No date.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'first or second state'. Inscribed lower left at base of sheet in black pencil, 'Porta Capucine'. Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 675.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.6 h x 30.2 w cm sheet 28.2 h x 35.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.1020
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.