The deserted shrine.
Lionel Lindsay (1874–1961)
Mendelssohn (1987), 10
Queale bequest (1982), 422
etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate
20.1 x 15.3 cm (plate-mark)
cream laid paper
25.2 x 22.2 cm (sheet)
watermark, 'VAN GELDER'.
State proofs; final state edition of 30, plus proofs
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. No date. Inscribed lower right below plate-mark, 'c'.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed with framing notes lower left of sheet in black pencil, '1/2 RD BCK white fr'. Inscribed with framing notes lower right of sheet in black pencil, 'wed Midday'. Inscribed with Deutscher stock number verso upper left in black pencil, '11279'.
Carved stone memorial in an overgrown garden.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 7, 1979/80 (1980-05-13)
Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, May 1980.
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