Mardi Gras, Serville, Spain
Lionel Lindsay (1874–1961)
Mendelssohn (1987), 198
Queale bequest (1982), 444
drypoint, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate
31.8 x 20.4 cm (plate-mark)
cream wove Japanese vellum paper
35.8 x 24.4 cm (sheet)
no manufacturer's mark
2nd state of 2; published state
1st state, few proofs; final state, edition of 25, not all printed?
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. Not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mardi Gras'.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 444
Two Spanish women, wearing mantillas, watching mardi gras from a decorated window above the street, Seville, Spain.
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