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Title

Pastoral softground

1918


Artist

Sydney Long

Australia, England

20 Aug 1871 - 23 Jan 1955


Details


Other Title

Pastoral


Place where the work was made

London England


Date

1918


Media category

Print


Materials used

softground etching, printed in black ink on paper


Edition

Unknown from edition of 50


Dimensions

36.5 x 25.4 cm platemark; 45.1 x 32.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "Sid Long". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1920


Location

Not on display


Accession number

5881


Artist information

Sydney Long

Artist profile

Works in the collection

142


Place

Where the work was made
London

Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Sydney Long, The etched work of Sydney Long, A.R.E.: a complete catalogue of his etchings, Sydney, 1928, (illus.). cat.no. 20; titled 'Pastoral softground'; dated 1918

Goulburn Regional Art Gallery, The etchings of Sydney Long: the Richard King Collection, Goulburn, 1990, (illus.). cat.no. 13; tited 'Pastoral softgrain'; dated 1920; edition 42/50

Anne Gray, Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, 'The spirit of the land', pg. 45-70, Canberra, 2012, 64, 65, 158 (colour illus.), 165, 167. cat.no. 158; edition 4/50 held in NGA collection

Joanna Mendelssohn, The life and work of Sydney Long, Sydney, 1979, 141 (illus.), 251. cat.no. 26; titled 'Pastoral softground'; dated 1918; ANG edition 2/50