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Title

Kookaburras

1922


Artist

Sydney Long

Australia, England

20 Aug 1871 - 23 Jan 1955


Details


Alternative title

The snake yarn


Place where the work was made

London England


Date

1922


Media category

Print


Materials used

line etching, drypoint, printed on paper


Edition

Artist's proof


Dimensions

12.7 x 28.8 cm platemark; 17.9 x 35.5 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "Sydney Long ARE". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Miss B. Kelly 1958


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9865


Artist information

Sydney Long

Artist profile

Works in the collection

142


Place

Where the work was made
London

Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


The etched work of Sydney Long, A.R.E.: a complete catalogue of his etchings, Sydney, 1928, (illus.). cat.no. 14; titled 'Kookaburra' (also called 'The Snake Yarn'); dated 1922

The etchings of Sydney Long: the Richard King Collection, Goulburn, 1990, (illus.). cat.no. 49; titled 'The snake yark' (also known as 'Kookaburras'); dated 1922; edition 19/30

The life and work of Sydney Long, Sydney, 1979, 159 (illus.), 256. cat.no. 50; titled 'Kookaburras' (also called 'The snake yarn'); dated 1922; ANG edition 17/30