LINDSAY, LIONEL. Signed Etching " Doorway of Las Duenas."
LINDSAY, LIONEL. Signed Etching " Doorway of Las Duenas." This lovely etching, signed in pencil, is presented in a heavy paper cover open to show the artwork. The etching is attached above the printed explanation, "Doorway of Las Duenas. An Original Etching by Sir Lionel LIndsay Published in an Edition of Two Hundred Copies Exclusively for Members of the Miniature Print Society, c/o the Torch Press, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1942. " A full printed description of "Doorway of Las Duenas" accompanies the art and begins: "From our valiant ally in the Pacific comes an etching of inspired grace and charm for members...that eminent artist, Sir Lionel LIndsay, whose love for old Spain prompted him to make the "Doorway of Las Duenas"...." Lindsay's quoted text makes up the remaining five paragraphs of the printed description. The artist does not include details of his process or materials. The etching measures 3 1/2 x 4/1/2 on 5 1/2 x 7 1/2 paper.
Australian artist Lindsay was recognized for his paintings and prints.