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

Old houses, Worcester c.1919 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: 1st state [before the addition of houses at end of street]
Impression: 2/30
Edition: edition of 30

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Long'. not dated. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Old Houses Worcester / 16 drypoint'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/30'.
Dimensions: plate mark 22.6 h x 17.2 w cm sheet 36.2 h x 25.3 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 65.137
Image rights: Reproduced with the kind permission of the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
  • 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.