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Norman Lindsay

(Australia 23 Feb 1879 – 21 Nov 1969)

Self portrait
Media category
Materials used
etching, engraving, printed in green/black ink with plate tone on ivory wove paper

35.1 x 30.0 cm platemark; 51.7 x 41.7 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Norman Lindsay". Not dated.
Purchased 1958
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Laurie Duggan, Ghost nation: imagined space and Australian visual culture 1901-1939, ''The road to Hyperborea', pg. 55-62, St. Lucia, 2001, 56-57, (illus.). reproduced between pages 136-137

Gavin Fry, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'J.J. Hilder / Blamire Young / Norman Lindsay', pg. 72-87, Sydney, 2002, 86 (colour illus.), 145, 147.

Jeanette Hoorn, Art and Australia (Vol. 38, No. 1), 'Olympian bodies and cinematic spectacle in the art of Norman Lindsay', pg. 118-127, North Ryde, Sep 2000-Nov 2000, 119 (illus.).

Ursula Prunster, The legendary Lindsays, Roseville, 1995, 94 (illus.).

Terry Smith, Australian cultural history, 'Populism and Privilege in Australian Painting', pg. 190-210, Cambridge, 1988, 198, 208 (illus.). plate no. 8

Jill Sykes (Editor), Look, Newtown, May 2006, 9 (illus.).

Exhibition history (3)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 11 Feb 1959–08 Mar 1959

The Legendary Lindsays:

Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003

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