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An image of Turkeys and pumpkins by Sydney Long

Sydney Long

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

Title
Turkeys and pumpkins
Alternative title:
Turkeys
Year
1925
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching, black ink with plate tone on ivory laid paper
Edition
4/30
Dimensions

13.9 x 21.5 cm platemark; 21.3 x 29.9 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Sydney Long. ARE.". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Miss B. Kelly 1958
Accession number
9874
Copyright
© Estate of Sydney Long. Courtesy Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Goulburn Regional Art Gallery, The etchings of Sydney Long: the Richard King Collection, Goulburn, 1990, (illus.). cat.no. 23; titled 'Turkeys' (also known as 'Turkey and pumpkins'); dated 1925; edition 1/30

Jennifer Hardy, Country life: animals in the rural idyll, Gymea, 2005. List of works; no catalogue numbers

Hendrik Kolenberg, Animals on paper - from the Australian collection of prints, drawings and watercolours, Sydney, 1992. cat.no. 38

Joanna Mendelssohn, The life and work of Sydney Long, Sydney, 1979, 170 (illus.), 258. cat.no. 54; titled 'Turkeys and pumpkins'; dated 1925; ANG edition 5/30

Elspeth Pitt, Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, 'Turkeys and pumpkins', pg. 177, Canberra, 2012, 177 (colour illus.). cat.no. 88; not AGNSW impression

Exhibition history (2)

Animals on paper: from the Australian collection of prints, drawings and watercolours:

Country life: animals in the rural idyll, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Arts Centre, 01 Oct 2005–27 Nov 2005