23 Feb 1879 - 21 Nov 1969
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
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
Not on display
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Referenced in 4 publications
Anne Ryan, Australian etchings and engravings 1880s–1930s from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 2007, 14 (colour illus.). cat.no. 16
Norman Lindsay: watercolours 1897 - 1969, 'Ballet', pg. 49, Bungendore, 2003, 48 (illus.). NOTE: this is not the AGNSW print
Ursula Prunster, The legendary Lindsays, Sydney, 1995, 89 (illus.).
Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, Australian prints from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1998, 49 (illus.). cat.no. 37