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An image of The lagoon by Sydney Long

Sydney Long

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

The lagoon
Place of origin
SydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Media category
Materials used
etching, aquatint, printed in brown/black ink with plate tone on cream wove paper

30.4 x 37.5 cm platemark; 40.1 x 46.5 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Sydney Long". Not dated.
Gift of Miss B Kelly 1958
Accession number
© Estate of Sydney Long. Courtesy Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
Not on display
Bibliography (7)

Sydney Long, The etched work of Sydney Long, A.R.E.: a complete catalogue of his etchings, Sydney, 1928, (illus.). 80; titled 'The lagoon'; dated 1928

Goulburn Regional Art Gallery, The etchings of Sydney Long: the Richard King Collection, Goulburn, 1990, (illus.). 51; titled 'The lagoon'; dated 1928; edition 7/60

Anne Gray, Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, 'The lagoon', pg. 185, Canberra, 2012, 184, 185 (colour illus.). 96; not AGNSW impression

Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, Australian prints from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1998, 46 (colour illus.). 33

Joanna Mendelssohn, The life and work of Sydney Long, Sydney, 1979, 182 (illus.), 261. 83; titled 'The lagoon'; dated 1928; ANG edition 1/65

Anne Ryan, Australian etchings and engravings 1880s–1930s from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 2007, 39 (colour illus.). 53

Helen Silk and Tom Silk (Compilators), A new beginning: the story of three first fleeters and descendants. Addenda 2 compiled March 2004, Longueville, Mar 2004, 37 (illus.).

Exhibition history (1)

Australian prints from the Gallery's collection (1998-1999), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Nov 1998–07 Feb 1999