Sydney LONG, Christ Church, Old Sydney 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

Christ Church, Old Sydney 1926 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line-etching and drypoint, printed in warm black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin cream laid F J Head & Co paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, 'Hand Made [fragment]'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 15/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Long'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '.Christ Church.' inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '15/50'.
Dimensions: printed image 29.0 h x 22.5 w cm plate-mark 29.0 h x 22.5 w cm sheet 46.0 h x 34.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Stephen Collection, purchased 1976.
Accession No: NGA 77.9.75
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
Provenance:
  • 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.