The deserted shrine.
Lionel Lindsay (1874–1961)
Mendelssohn (1987), 10
Queale bequest (1982), 422
etching and aquatint, printed in warm black ink, from one copper plate
20.1 x 15.3 cm (plate-mark)
cream wove paper
25.2 x 18.2 cm (sheet)
no manufacturer's mark
State proofs; final state edition of 30, plus proofs
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The deserted Shrine'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'ed 30'. Inscribed lower right corner of sheet, '1907'.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 422
Carved stone memorial in an overgrown garden.
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