Sydney LONG, On the Wandle 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

On the Wandle 1920 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line-etching and drypoint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one zinc plate Support: thin off-white laid Van Gelder Zonen paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark centre, 'VAN GELDER ZONEN'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/30
Edition: edition of 30

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Long.' not dated. inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/30'. inscribed lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, 'The Wandle. / (diploma) Etching'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, 'no 1'. Inscribed verso centre right in black pencil, 'W.O. Paul [runs vertically]'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 29.8 h x 26.2 w cm sheet 45.8 h x 37.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Oscar Paul Collection, Gift of Henriette von Dallwitz and of Richard Paul in honour of his father 1965.
Accession No: NGA 65.133
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: Reproduced with the kind permission of the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
Provenance:
  • The Oscar Paul Collection.
  • Bequest to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Mrs Henriette von Dallwitz legatee of Richard Paul after reinbursement to estate, to fulfill Richard Paul's intentions to honour his father, May 1965.