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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 Education Department from the Lands Office 1936 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'Hand Made'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated proof
Edition: state proofs; final state edition of 75 (perhaps not completed); plus proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'old Education Dept.'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'This view of the old building is / from the Land Office. / LL'. inscribed lower right corner of paper in black pencil, '£2.2 [erased]'..
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 398.
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.4 h x 22.6 w cm sheet 18.8 h x 27.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.708
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.