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An image of Flamingoes by Sydney Long

Sydney Long

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

Title
Flamingoes
Year
(1902)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

101.3 x 197.2 cm stretcher; 138.5 x 234.5 x 7.5 cm frame:

0 - Whole; 100 x 195.5 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, red oil "SID LONG". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1902
Accession number
4802
Copyright
© Estate of Sydney Long. Courtesy Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (8)

Julian Ashton., Daily telegraph, ‘National Art Gallery: The Australian Court’, Sydney, 27 Sep 1905, unknown.

Rose Lindsay, Rose Lindsay: a model life, 'Sydney Long', pg. 151-154, Bungendore, 2001, 151 (colour illus.).

Anne Gray, Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, 'The spirit of the land', pg. 45-70, Canberra, 2012, 48, 54, 56, 57 (colour illus., detail), 58, 62, 63, 68, 95, 104 (colour illus.), 105, 111. cat.no. 18

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 47

Hendrik Kolenberg, Animals on paper - from the Australian collection of prints, drawings and watercolours, Sydney, 1992. cat.no. 36

Denise Mimmocchi, Australian Collection Focus: Sydney Long - Pan, 'Sydney Long: Pan', pg. 1-12, Sydney, 2009, 10 (colour illus.), 11.

Denise Mimmocchi, Look, 'Arcadia with gum trees', pg. 31, Newtown, Jun 2009, 31.

Barry Pearce, Australian Artists, Australian Birds, North Ryde, 1989, 90 (colour illus.). plate no. 73

Exhibition history (5)

Twenty-third Annual Exhibition of the Art Society of New South Wales (1902), Society Rooms, Union Chambers, Sydney, Sep 1902 -

Sydney Long, A.R.E.: loan exhibition, National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Apr 1941–31 May 1941

A memorial exhibition of a selection of paintings by Sydney Long 1878-1955, National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Oct 1955 -

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

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