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

Strand on the green No.3 1923 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line-etching and drypoint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: soft off-white wove Van Gelder Zonen paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: centre, 'N GELDER ZONEN [fragment, runs vertically]'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/30
Edition: edition of 30

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Long'. Inscribed with edition details lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, '12/30'. Inscribed lower centre of sheet in black pencil, 'NSW. Gallery'. Inscribed lower right of sheet in black pencil, 'Strand on the Green 2.'
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower right of sheet in black pencil, '4/4 [illeg.] 26 x 17'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, '2 wide'.
Dimensions: printed image 17.4 h x 32.5 w cm plate-mark 17.4 h x 32.5 w cm sheet 22.6 h x 39.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of T.S. Paul in memory of Dorothy Ellsmore Paul 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1275
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: Reproduced with the kind permission of the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
  • Collection of the artist and cataloguer of Sydney Long's etchings, Dorothy Ellsmore Paul. Gift of her nephew T S Paul to the NGA, 1986.