Lionel LINDSAY, Old commissariat stores, Circular Quay. 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

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 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 3; published state
Impression: 12/50
Edition: 1st state proofs only; 2nd state (with clouds) 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 left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ed 50'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 12'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 319.
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.0 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 19.6 h x 24.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.1046
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.