A hundred mile walk along a straight line in Australia
Sir Richard Long
02 Jun 1945 -
3 gelatin silver photographs, pencil on board
3 photographs: each 39.5 x 58.0 cm image/sheet; board: 86.5 x 122.0 cm; 87.2 x 122.7 x 2.8 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Dated l.c. centre panel, red pencil "...1977".
John Kaldor Family Collection
Not on display
© Richard Long
Shown in 8 exhibitions
Richard Long: Outback, Lisson Gallery, London, 02 May 1978–20 May 1978
The British show:
- Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth 19 Feb 1985–24 Mar 1985
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 23 Apr 1985–09 Jun 1985
- Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane 05 Jul 1985–11 Aug 1985
- Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne 26 Sep 1985–05 Nov 1985
- National Art Gallery, Wellington, Wellington 05 Dec 1985–26 Jan 1986
Nature, Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia, 18 Nov 1992–07 Feb 1993
From Christo and Jeanne-Claude to Jeff Koons: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia, 12 Dec 1995–17 Mar 1996
Journey to now: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 18 Apr 2003–06 Jul 2003
Richard Long: Heaven and Earth, Tate Britain, England, 03 Jun 2009–06 Sep 2009
40 years: Kaldor Public Art Projects, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Oct 2009–14 Feb 2010
Referenced in 11 publications
Anthony Bond, John Kaldor family collection: Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Richard Long', pg.132-149, Sydney, 2011, 138-39 (illus.). illustration on page 138 is a detail
Anthony Bond, 40 years: Kaldor Public Art Projects, 'An Australian Odyssey: connecting to international contemporary art', pg.25-29, Sydney, 2009, 26, 136, 137 (illus.), 138. illustration on page 137 is a detail
Sir Richard Long, A straight hundred mile walk in Australia, Sydney, 1977, (illus.). unpaginated
The British show, Sydney, 1985, (illus.).
From Christo and Jeanne-Claude to Jeff Koons: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Sydney, 1995, 39 (illus.), 85. illustration of central panel only
Rudi Fuchs, Richard Long, New York, 1986, 61 (illus.).
Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Richard Long, Eindhoven, 1979. unpaginated
Richard Long: every grain of sand, 1999. unpaginated
Richard Long: Heaven and Earth, 2009, 89 (illus.). illustration of central panel only
Journey to now: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Adelaide, 2003, 61.
Anthony Bond OAM (Curator), Landmarks, Katoomba, 2017, 21.