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An image of Pastoral softground by Sydney Long

Sydney Long

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

Title
Pastoral softground
Other titles:
Pastoral
Place of origin
LondonEngland
Year
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
Accession number
9849
Copyright
© Estate of Sydney Long. Courtesy Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

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