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An image of The Jester by Lionel Lindsay

Lionel Lindsay

(Australia 18 Oct 1874 – 22 May 1961)

Title
The Jester
Year
(1923)
Media category
Print
Materials used
wood engraving, printed in black ink on white Japanese tissue
Edition
From edition of 100
Dimensions

14.6 x 9.6 cm blockmark; 18.8 x 14.4 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l., pencil "Lionel Lindsay". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1977
Accession number
413.1977
Copyright
© Estate of Lionel Lindsay
Location
Not on display
Further information

This work is a self portrait of the artist wearing fancy dress.

from Anne Ryan, 'Australian etchings and engravings 1880s–1930s from the Gallery's collection', AGNSW, Sydney 2007

Bibliography (3)

Nicholas Draffin, Australian woodcuts and linocuts of the 1920s and 1930s, South Melbourne, 1976, 10, back cover (colour illus.). Collection of Ballarat Fine Art Gallery

Joanna Mendelssohn, The art of Sir Lionel Lindsay, Brookvale, circa 1982-circa 1987. cat.no. 139

Anne Ryan, Australian etchings and engravings 1880s–1930s from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 2007, 69 (illus.). cat.no. 102

Exhibition history (1)

The Legendary Lindsays: