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

Beddington corner 1922 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint and soft-ground etching, printed in dark brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: thin smooth off-white laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark indecipherable

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Long'. not titled. not dated. inscribed lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, 'quiet water'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower centre of sheet in black pencil, 'CAT. No. 44'.
Dimensions: printed image 25.2 h x 25.2 w cm plate-mark 25.2 h x 25.2 w cm sheet 39.6 h x 34.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of T.S. Paul in memory of Dorothy Ellsmore Paul 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1284
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.