Sydney URE SMITH, Lennox Bridge, Parramatta. Enlarge 1 /1


Stoke Newington, England 1887 – Point Piper, New South Wales, Australia 1949

  • Australia from 1889

Lennox Bridge, Parramatta. 1917 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper subsequently laid on carboard
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 23/30
Edition: edition of 30

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Ure Smith'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lennox Bridge, Parramatta'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'no 23 / 30 proofs'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso centre in black pen, 'Etching / Lennox Bridge / $90.00 / Sydney Ure Smith'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.8 h x 22.4 w cm sheet 18.5 h x 29.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Dr Anne Gray, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.224
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Collection of Anna Gray.
  • Gifted to the National Gallery of Australia, by Anna Gray, Canberra, 2009.