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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, dark brown ink with plate tone on cream wove paper


Edition

Artist's proof from edition of 50


Dimensions

36.5 x 25.4 cm platemark


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "Sydney Long ARE". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Miss B. Kelly 1958


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9849


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; titled '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. 69; not AGNSW impression

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