Officers quarters, Kent Street
Lionel Lindsay (1874–1961)
Mendelssohn (1987), 72
Queale bequest (1982), 393
etching and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate
16.8 x 15.0 cm (plate-mark)
white laid 1808 Whatman paper
22.2 x 18.4 cm (sheet)
watermark: image of crown
1st state of 2 (before clouds)
1st state 4 impressions; 2nd state edition of 50, plus additional artist's proofs
An impression annotated by the artist as 'first state' was illustrated in 'Art in Australia' 3.23 March 1928, plate no.29.
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lionel Lindsay'. Not dated. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Officers Quarters'. Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'proof on 1808 Whatman'.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 393
Street scene of pedestrians and horse-drawn buggy outside the Officers' Quarters on Kent Street, The Rocks, Sydney.
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