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An image of Street scene Alexandria by Sydney Long

Sydney Long

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

Title
Street scene Alexandria
Other titles:
Street scene in Alexandria
Year
circa 1937
Media category
Print
Materials used
aquatint, etching, brown ink on paper
Edition
5/30
Dimensions

35.2 x 27.8 cm platemark; 45.9 x 35.5 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Sydney Long ARE.". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Miss B. Kelly 1958
Accession number
9895
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. 26; titled 'Street scene in Alexandria'; dated 1929/30; edition 1/30

Anne Gray, Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, 'The spirit of the land', pg. 45-70, Canberra, 2012, 65, 192, 193 (colour illus.). cat.no. 104; not AGNSW impression; dated c1937

Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, Australian prints from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1998, 46, 47 (colour illus.). cat.no. 34; this is acc.no. 9896 which was printed in blue ink

Joanna Mendelssohn, The life and work of Sydney Long, Sydney, 1979, 216 (illus.), 265. cat.no. 127; titled 'Street scene Alexandria'; dated after 1928; AGNSW editions listed only

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, 35 (illus.).