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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

Australian koalas c.1929 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: thin smooth cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 20/100
Edition: edition of 100

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Long ARE.' Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Australian Koalas'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '20/100'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 18.8 h x 25.2 w cm sheet (sight) 21.0 h x 27.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2011.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1312
Image rights: Reproduced with the kind permission of the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Gallery Savah, Sydney, October 2011.