San Lorenzo in the Forum, Rome
Lionel Lindsay (1874–1961)
A church on the Forum
Mendelssohn (1987), 453
Queale bequest (1982), 271
drypoint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate
17.6 x 25.2 cm (plate-mark)
cream laid paper
24.2 x 32.2 cm (sheet)
watermark, image of shield
2nd state of 2; published state
1st state, proofs only; 2nd state edition of 100, plus proofs
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. No date Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'San Lorenzo, Rome'. Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '100'. Inscribed lower left to centre at base of sheet in black pencil, 'This was a temple converted into a Basilica. A church on the Forum'. Inscribed lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, 'on old paper 3.3 [guineas] O.P. [out of print]'.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 271
The baroque-style church of San Lorenzo, Roman Forum, Rome.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 10, 1982/83 (1983-05-09)
Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the National Gallery of Australia by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the National Gallery of Australia, 1983.
Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Courtesy of the National Library of Australia
Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938 | Collection: The Alan Queale collection of Lionel Lindsay etchings and wood-engravings, acquired 1982.
Country of context
LINDSAY, Lionel | (1874–1961) Australian | Male | artist