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Creswick, Victoria, Australia 1879 – Springwood, New South Wales, Australia 1969

  • England, Europe 1909-11

And we said old man your horse will die. (1898)
Collection Title: The dead horse
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin cream laid paper mounted on thin brown cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Inscribed backing sheet lower right in black pencil, 'N.L.'.
Dimensions: image 10.1 h x 10.8 w cm printed image 13.8 h x 10.8 w cm sheet 14.8 h x 12.0 w cm backing sheet 28.8 h x 21.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.420
  • 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.