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Title

The wooden ship

(1922)


Artist

Sydney Long

Australia, England

20 Aug 1871 - 23 Jan 1955


Details


Other Title

Australian wooden ship


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

(1922)


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching, drypoint, black ink on ivory wove paper


Edition

Artist's proof from edition of 30


Dimensions

18.9 x 31.2 cm platemark; 25.2 x 36.4 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

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


Credit

Gift of Miss B Kelly 1958


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9864


Artist information

Sydney Long

Artist profile

Works in the collection

142


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Sydney Long, The etched work of Sydney Long, A.R.E.: a complete catalogue of his etchings, Sydney, 1928, (illus.). cat.no. 64; titled 'The wooden ship'; dated 1922

Anne Gray, Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, 'The wooden ship', pg. 170, Canberra, 2012, 170 (colour illus.). cat.no. 81; not AGNSW impression

Joanna Mendelssohn, The life and work of Sydney Long, Sydney, 1979, 160 (illus.), 256. cat.no. 52; titled 'The wooden ship'; dated 1922; ANG edition 4/30