Name/TitleBookplate of Will Ashton
MakerLionel Lindsay (b.1874, d.1961)
Medium and MaterialsWood engraving, printed in black ink on paper
Inscription and MarksInscription within plate, u.r.corner.
Title within plate, bot.centre.
Signature in plate l.r.corner.
Inscription in plate l.r.corner.
Measurements9.4 x 7.3cm (platemark), 11.4 x 8cm (sheet)
Subject and Association KeywordsCityscape
Subject and Association KeywordsBuildings
Subject and Association DescriptionLionel Lindsay created more than sixty bookplates between 1911 and 1958. Most were personal gifts for family and friends, and some were commissioned.
Sir John William Ashton (1981-1963) was a friend of Lionel Lindsay. He was an artist and also a director of the Art Gallery of NSW.
Credit LineDonated under the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program in 2017
Copyright LicenceAll rights reserved