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An image of Sydney Town Hall floodlighted by Sydney Long

Sydney Long

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

Title
Sydney Town Hall floodlighted
Other titles:
The Town Hall floodlighted
Floodlighted Sydney Town Hall
Floodlighted
Year
(1934)
Media category
Print
Materials used
sandgrain etching, aquatint, printed in blue ink on paper
Edition
3/50
Dimensions

35.3 x 24.6 cm platemark; 44.9 x 33.7 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Sydney Long ARE". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Miss B. Kelly 1958
Accession number
9906
Copyright
© Estate of Sydney Long. Courtesy Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Emma Kindred, Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, 'Floodlighted Sydney Town Hall', pg. 191, Canberra, 2012, 191 (colour illus.). cat.no. 102; titled 'Floodlighted Sydney Town Hall'; dated 1934.

Joanna Mendelssohn, The life and work of Sydney Long, Sydney, 1979, 220 (illus.), 266. cat.no. 131; titled 'The Town Hall floodlighted' dated after 1928; AGNSW edition only

Exhibition history (2)

Sydney studios, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 14 Aug 2004–26 Sep 2004

Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 17 Aug 2012–11 Nov 2012