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Norman Lindsay

(Australia 23 Feb 1879 – 21 Nov 1969)

Ballet entrance
Media category
Materials used
soft-ground, drypoint, printed in dark blue ink with plate tone on white wove paper
3rd state, ed. 16/30

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.
Gift of Sir Kenneth Street 1962
Accession number
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.). 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.). 16

Exhibition history (2)

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

The Legendary Lindsays:

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