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An image of Study for etching 'The land of the lavender' by Sydney Long

Sydney Long

(Australia, England 20 Aug 1871 – 23 Jan 1955)

Title
Study for etching 'The land of the lavender'
Year
circa 1923
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
pencil, white gouache, black pastel, grey wash
Dimensions

33.5 x 42.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, pastel "Sydney Long". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1927
Accession number
230
Copyright
© Estate of Sydney Long. Courtesy Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Anne Gray, Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, 'Study for the etching 'The land of the lavender', pg. 172, Canberra, 2012, 172 (colour illus.). cat.no. 83

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 38 (illus.). cat.no. 24

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 526 [Gallery No. 5], titled 'Study for etching'

Helen Silk and Tom Silk (Compilators), A new beginning: the story of three first fleeters and descendants. Addenda 2 compiled March 2004, Longueville, Mar 2004, 36 (illus.).

Exhibition history (4)

Sydney Long (1979), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 22 Aug 1979–07 Nov 1979

Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1997–15 Mar 1998

Themes and Variations: Australian drawings from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst, 17 Oct 2008–30 Nov 2008

Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 17 Aug 2012–11 Nov 2012