Sydney LONG, Moonrise on the lake 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

Moonrise on the lake 1929 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line-etching, soft-ground etching and aquatint, printed in blue ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 22/60
Edition: edition of 60

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Long'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Moonrise on the Lake.' Nonscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '22/60'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right of sheet, '090 1/2 Black [illeg.] 15921[runs vertically]'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 26.5 h x 36.7 w cm sheet 31.3 h x 41.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.97
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: Reproduced with the kind permission of the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Park Gallery, Sydney, 1975.