Name/TitleThe house on the wall, Cordova
MakerLionel Lindsay (b.1874, d.1961)
Medium and MaterialsSpirit aquatint, in black ink on paper
Inscription and MarksSigned in plate l.l.corner.
Signed in pencil under plate, l.l.corner.
Title in pencil under plate, bot. cent. .
Edition in pencil under plate, l.r.corner.
Measurements18.5 x 15.7cm (platemark), 20.5 x 17cm (sheet-sight), 40.3 x 35.6cm (frame)
Subject and Association KeywordsFigurative
Subject and Association KeywordsAnimals
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 'The house on the wall, Cordova' Lindsay captures the old architecture of the city and the leisurely pace of the people. In works of this nature Lindsay depicts a Spanish reality tinged with nostalgia and romanticism.
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