Name/TitleMardi Gras, Seville, Spain (Spanish ladies)
MakerLionel Lindsay (b.1874, d.1961)
Medium and MaterialsDrypoint etching, printed in black ink on paper
Inscription and MarksSigned in plate l.r.corner.
Signed under plate in pencil l.l.corner.
Measurements31.3 x 20.4cm (platemark), 34.6 x 22.7cm (sheet- sight), 54.5 x 41cm (frame)
Subject and Association KeywordsFigurative
Subject and Association KeywordsBuildings
Subject and Association DescriptionLindsay had a deep adoration of Spain and he created a large volume of work focusing on the country. In this work Lindsay depicts two ladies looking down from the balcony at a passing procession. There is an atmosphere of joy and excitement in this work that is present in many of Lindsay's Spanish pieces.
CollectionMax and Nola Tegel, Lionel Lindsay Collection
Credit LineDonated under the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts program by Max and Nola Tegel in 2016
Copyright LicenceAll rights reserved