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Title

The Emperor (The white cock)

(1922)


Artist

Lionel Lindsay

Australia

18 Oct 1874 - 22 May 1961


Details


Date

(1922)


Media category

Print


Materials used

wood engraving, printed in black ink on cream wove paper


Edition

7/100


Dimensions

16.1 x 13.5 cm blockmark; 21.7 x 19.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.l., pencil "Lionel Lindsay". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of W H Ifould 1922


Location

Not on display


Accession number

532


Artist information

Lionel Lindsay

Works in the collection

262


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Kirsty Grant and Jason Smith, In relief: Australian wood engravings, woodcuts and linocuts, Melbourne, 1997, 26, 27 (colour illus.). titled 'The emperor'; Collection of National Gallery of Victoria

Hendrik Kolenberg, Animals on paper - from the Australian collection of prints, drawings and watercolours, Sydney, 1992. cat.no. 27

Joanna Mendelssohn, The art of Sir Lionel Lindsay, Brookvale, circa 1982-circa 1987, 40.