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Title

The night is a long snake

1964


Artist

Leonard Hessing

Australia

1931 - 31 Mar 2004


Details


Date

1964


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour lithograph, three colours on white wove paper


Edition

9/50


Dimensions

57.4 x 79.8 cm image/sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "L Hessing 64.".


Credit

Purchased 1964


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA14.1964


Artist information

Leonard Hessing

Works in the collection

8


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Anne Ryan (Curator), Sydney prints: 45 years of the Sydney Printmakers, Sydney, 2006. List of works.