Lionel Lindsay (1874–1961)
Mendelssohn (1987), 268
Queale bequest (1982), 208
etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate
17.5 x 13.6 cm (plate-mark)
cream wove paper
25.8 x 18.6 cm (sheet)
no manufacturer's mark
1st state of 2
artist's proof of 1st state
1st state, a few proofs; 2nd state, edition of 50
1st state, figures complete no background. 2nd state, clouds added in background
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 in black pencil, 'first state'. Inscribed lower right corner of sheet in black pencil, 'my proof perfect'.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed with Queale Bequest reference number verso lower right in black pencil, 308
Cervantes characters: Don Quixote in knight's armour on horseback and Sancho Panza following on mule.
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