Sydney LONG

Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia 1871 – London, England 1955

  • England, Europe 1910-21
  • Australia 1921- 22
  • England 1922-25
  • Australia 1925-52
  • England from 1952

Between the showers c.1919 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line-etching and drypoint, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one zinc plate Support: thin off-white laid paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 6/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Long'. not dated. not titled.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.2 h x 30.4 w cm sheet 30.9 h x 36.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Stephen Collection, purchased 1976.
Accession No: NGA 77.9.6
Subject: Collection: The J.W.F. Stephen collection of Sydney Long etchings, acquired 1976. Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: Reproduced with the kind permission of the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
  • J.W.F. Stephen, who formed a definitive collection of the etched work of Sydney Long. J.A.C. Stephen, the artist’s son, by descent.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from J.A.C. Stephen, Sydney, 1977.