20 Aug 1871 - 23 Jan 1955
pencil, watercolour, chinese white highlights
31.5 x 29.4 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., "SID LONG/ 1908".
Bequest of Dr and Mrs Sinclair Gillies 1952
Not on display
© Estate of Sydney Long. Courtesy Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Australian arcady: landscape paintings from the collection of the the Art Galery of New South Wales:
- Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst 21 Apr 1983–22 May 1983
- Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, Emu Plains 27 May 1983–19 Jun 1983
- Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, Australia 25 Jun 1983–22 Jul 1983
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 26 Aug 1983–30 Sep 1983
Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s:
Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 17 Aug 2012–11 Nov 2012
Referenced in 5 publications
Anne Gray, Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, 'The spirit of the land', pg. 4-70, Canberra, 2012, 62, 117 (colour illus.). cat.no. 29
Unknown and Unknown (Compilators), A new beginning: the story of three first fleeters and descendants. Addenda 2 compiled March 2004, Longueville, Mar 2004, 33 (colour illus.).
Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 30 (colour illus.), 115. cat.no. 16
Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 46
Ursula Prunster, Australian arcady: Landscape paintings from the Art Gallery of New South Wales collection, Sydney, 1983. cat.no. 18 Note no pagination, text reference only.