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Title

Ballet entrance


Artist

Norman Lindsay

Australia

23 Feb 1879 - 21 Nov 1969


About

There is one preparatory drawing in pencil and working proofs of all three states, in volume one of Lindsay's working proofs in the State Library of New South Wales.

Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, 'Australian prints from the Gallery's collection', AGNSW, 1998


Details


Date

1918


Media category

Print


Materials used

soft-ground, drypoint, printed in dark blue ink with plate tone on white wove paper


Edition

3rd state, ed. 16/30


Dimensions

25.0 x 24.6 cm platemark; 33.1 x 31.8 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed with initials within plate to print l.l., "NL". Signed l.r., pencil "Norman Lindsay". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Sir Kenneth Street 1962


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA54.1962


Artist information

Norman Lindsay

Works in the collection

99


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Lin Bloomfield, Norman Lindsay: watercolours 1897 - 1969, 'Ballet', pg. 49, Bungendore, 2003, 48 (illus.). NOTE: this is not the AGNSW print

Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, Australian prints from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1998, 49 (illus.). cat.no. 37

Ursula Prunster, The legendary Lindsays, Sydney, 1995, 89 (illus.).

Anne Ryan, Australian etchings and engravings 1880s–1930s from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 2007, 14 (colour illus.). cat.no. 16