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Title

The crab

(1931)


Artist

Lionel Lindsay

Australia

18 Oct 1874 - 22 May 1961


Details


Date

(1931)


Media category

Print


Materials used

wood engraving, printed in black ink on ivory wove paper


Edition

From an edition of 100


Dimensions

14.3 x 21.3 cm blockmark; 20.7 x 28.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed in block to print l.r. corner, "LIONEL LINDSAY".
Signed l.l., pencil "Lionel Lindsay". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1931


Location

Not on display


Accession number

533


Artist information

Lionel Lindsay

Works in the collection

262


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg, Animals on paper - from the Australian collection of prints, drawings and watercolours, Sydney, 1992. cat.no. 31

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 510 [Gallery No. 5]

Joanna Mendelssohn, The art of Sir Lionel Lindsay, Brookvale, circa 1982-circa 1987. cat.no. 155

Anne Ryan, Australian etchings and engravings 1880s–1930s from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 2007, 70 (illus.). cat.no. 103