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Collection

Norman Lindsay

(Australia 23 Feb 1879 – 21 Nov 1969)

Title
Ballet entrance
Year
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
Accession number
DA54.1962
Location
Not on display
Further information

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

Bibliography (4)

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, Roseville, 1995, 89 (illus.).

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

Exhibition history (2)

Acquisitions 1962, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Apr 1963–12 May 1963

The Legendary Lindsays: