Norman Alfred William Lindsay (1879-1969) Australia

Biographical Information

Perhaps the most famous and most controversial member of his family Norman Alfred Williams Lindsay was born in Creswick, Victoria, in 1879. He first came to prominence as an illustrator on the 'Bulletin'. Like his brother, Lionel he was a prolific writer with many books to his credit. He is recognised as Australia's premier etcher and with his wife Rose, produced many of the most sought after etchings. His works are represented in all major public collections in Australia. He died in 1969 Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Springs Innocence
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Springs Innocence
Oil on canvas, 65 x 90.5 cm
Australian & International Paintings, Christies, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings591398A$329,000 A$35,126
Works on Paper2,4791,199A$170,375 A$8,075
Prints & Graphics2,8241,127A$21,850 A$1,829
Photographs31A$1,600 N/A
Objects7244A$66,000 A$5,975

* Calculated on sales over the last three years, where there are a sufficient number of sales over that period.

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