The Bassra guard
Lionel Lindsay (1874–1961)
The Bazra Guard
Queale bequest (1982), 225
drypoint, printed in black/brown ink, from one plate
19.2 x 30.2 cm (plate-mark)
ivory laid paper
30.5 x 43.3 cm (sheet)
1st state, 1 proof; 2nd state, edition of 100, plus proofsedition of 100
Guards with rifles on horses and camel outside Bassra, British-mandated Iraq.
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Peter Lindsay, the artist's son, by decent.
Gift of Peter Lindsay 1991
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