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Title

The old bachelor (scene from Congreve's play)

1917


Artist

Norman Lindsay

Australia

23 Feb 1879 - 21 Nov 1969


Details


Other Title

Illustration to Congrieve's Play, 'The Old bachelor'


Date

1917


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pen and ink


Dimensions

29.2 x 25.4


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. "NORMAN LINDSAY/ 1917".


Credit

Gift of Howard Hinton 1926


Location

Not on display


Accession number

162


Artist information

Norman Lindsay

Works in the collection

99


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Lionel Lindsay, Howard Hinton memorial exhibition, 'Howard Hinton, OBE', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1948, 11. cat.no. 64; titled 'The old bachelor'

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated, cat.no. 561 [Gallery No. 5], titled 'The old bachelor'

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 40], Sydney, 15 Oct 1931. Plate 42. Entry as "Illustration to Congrieve's Play, `The Old Bachelor'"

Author Unknown, Pen Drawings of Norman Lindsay, Sydney, 1918. Plate XLIX. Entry as "Illustration to Congrieve's play. The Old Bachelor. Howard Hinton."