Sydney LONG, Christmas card: 1923 Enlarge 1 /1

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

Christmas card: 1923 1923 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line-etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: thick smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: presentation proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. not titled. inscribed verso in black ink, 'To Mr. & / Mrs. J.F. Stephen ['J.F. Stephen' underlined]'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left to upper centre in black pencil, '63 in Catalogue'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 9.6 h x 16.4 w cm sheet 11.4 h x 25.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Stephen Collection, purchased 1976.
Accession No: NGA 77.9.59
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.