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

Pastoral landscape 1928, after Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line-etching and drypoint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: medium-weight soft white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Long.' not dated. not titled. inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'First State'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, 'NOT CATALOGUED / 10 / N/C 10 A'.
Dimensions: printed image 30.0 h x 39.0 w cm plate-mark 30.0 h x 39.0 w cm sheet
Acknowledgement: The Stephen Collection, purchased 1976.
Accession No: NGA 77.9.93
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.