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

Old commissariat stores, Circular Quay. [Old government stores; Free commissariat stores] 1912 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Milbourn paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 3rd state of 3 (clouds removed); not published
Impression: proof
Edition: 1st state proofs only; 2nd state edition of 50; 3rd state (clouds removed) proofs only

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Old Commissariat Stores'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof on Milbourn'.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 393
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.0 h x 20.2 w cm sheet 21.0 h x 24.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.1045
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.