Lionel Lindsay (1874–1961)
Mendelssohn (1982), 109
Australia, Australia, New South Wales, Sydney View on map Close map
wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block
14.0 x 14.0 cm (printed image)
thin laid paper
18.8 x 17.4 cm (sheet)
no manufacturer's mark
edition of 100
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. Not dated. Inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, '100'.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, 'The Hornbill'. Inscribed lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, 'S. 39507'. Inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil,'HINGE'. Inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil,'9/39'.
Study of exotic bird in foliage: hornbill (bucerotidae), native to Sarawak.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 15, 1977/78 (1977-11-08)
Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Artarmon Galleries, Sydney, 1977.
Courtesy of the National Library of Australia
Country of context
LINDSAY, Lionel | (1874–1961) Australian | Male | artist