Lionel Lindsay (1874–1961)
Mendelssohn (1987), 204
etching, printed in black ink, from one plate
24.4 x 17.6 cm (plate-mark)
'old Japanese' paper
29.0 x 22.2 cm (sheet)
no manufacturer's mark
2nd state of 2; published state
proof on old Japanese paper
1st state, proofs only; 2nd state, edition of 50, plus proofs
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, 'Henry Lawson'. Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof on old Jap'. Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'to Alan Queale / who admires lawsLn / as much as the etcher'.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 170
Portrait of Henry Lawson.
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
Country of context
LINDSAY, Lionel | (1874–1961) Australian | Male | artist