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Title

Sydney Town Hall floodlighted

(1934)

Artist

Sydney Long

Australia, England

20 Aug 1871 – 23 Jan 1955

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  • Details

    Other Titles
    The Town Hall floodlighted
    Floodlighted Sydney Town Hall
    Floodlighted
    Date
    (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
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    9906
    Copyright
    © Estate of Sydney Long. Courtesy Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 2 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

    • 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

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