Comedy of Life by Sir Lionel Lindsay

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Comedy of Life

An Autobiography

by Sir Lionel Lindsay

Angus & Robertson, 1967 [First Edition], black and white frontispiece, black and white photographic plates, hardcover, dust-jacket

Very Good Condition, a little edge and shelf wear, a little rubbing and bumping to edges and corners, no inscriptions, small tear to one plate, price-clipped dust-jacket shows some edge and shelf wear with rubbing, bumping, small chips and tears (see photographs)

"Boyhood in a Victorian country town with goats and Chinese fossickers; bohemian art student days in Melbourne; to Spain to illustrate Carmen; London with Phil May and the ebullient Randolph Bedford; back in Sydney with Henry Lawson, "Banjo" Paterson, and J. F. Archibald; off to Spain again to paint with A. J. Munnings and to do the etchings and pen drawings that made his famous exhibition at Colnaghi's - this is the range of Lionel Lindsay's autobiography, Comedy of Life."


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