Sydney LONG, The market, Bruges 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

The market, Bruges [Market place, Brussels; Market place, Bruges] 1914 Title Notes: title amended from 'Market place, Bruges' to 'The market, Bruge' by Anne Gray in March 2012. Amendment reflects related titles given by Long in correspondence with Albers. Anna Gray suspects former title was a descriptive one given by Lawsons when auctioned in 2003.
Place made: Bruges, West Flanders, Belgium
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour Support: wove paper laid down on paper board
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, ‘Sid Long 1914’.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed backing board verso centre diagonally in black pencil, '1516'. inscribed backing board verso lower left diagonally in black pencil, '1516 [underlined]'. inscribed backing board verso lower centre diagonally in black pencil, 'I.A.F / Mt / Risleu [?, underlined]'. inscribed backing board verso lower right diagonally in black pencil, '26 x 18 [illeg.]'.
Dimensions: image 46.0 h x 30.0 w cm sheet 49.2 h x 32.4 w cm backing sheet 50.0 h x 32.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2011
Accession No: NGA 2011.975
Image rights: Reproduced with the kind permission of the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia.
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane, August 2011.