Sydney Long (1871–1955)
Mendelssohn (1979), 58; Paul (1928), 26
line-etching and aquatint, printed in black ink with plate tone, from one zinc plate
26.3 x 30.7 cm (plate-mark)
cream laid paper
38.5 x 45.6 cm (sheet)
edition of 30
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Long'. Not dated. Not titled. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '7/30'.
Buildings (possibly an Inn) and tree beside a river.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 7, 1976/77 (1977-02-08)
J.W.F. Stephen, who formed a definitive collection of the etched work of Sydney Long. J.A.C. Stephen, the artists son, by descent. Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from J.A.C. Stephen, Sydney, 1977.
The Stephen Collection, purchased 1976.
Reproduced with the kind permission of the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938 | Collection: The J.W.F. Stephen collection of Sydney Long etchings, acquired 1976.
Country of context
LONG, Sydney | (1871–1955) Australian | Male | artist