Creswick, Victoria, Australia
Springwood, New South Wales, Australia
Thief of the moon.
Collection Title: Thief of the moon, by Kenneth Slessor. Sydney: Kirtley Press, 1923
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block
Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 150
Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Norman Lindsay'.
inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'No 142'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'To Keith Wingrove/ with J Kirtley's/ sincere regards'.
x 8.3 w
x 14.2 w
: Purchased 1995
: NGA 95.422
- Gift to Keith Wingrove, from the printer, J Kirtley.
- Collection of Keith Kingrove (1910-1995), who formed a major collection of material relating to Norman Lindsay (1879-1969) and the art of Bookplates.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Keith Wingrove, Highgate, South Australia, June 1995.