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Mervyn SMITH

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1904 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1994

  • UK, Europe, India 1969, 1982

not titled [Sydney Opera house under construction]. 24 to 28 January 1966 Place made: Bennelong Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; graphite; ink; paper drawing in fibre-tipped pen, pen and ink and black pencil Support: cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: Printed verso ' 'Not ' Surface / Whatman Board' and related commercial information.

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in pen and black ink 'Mervyn Smith 24-28 Jan 1966'. not titled.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed upper left in black pencil '24 Jan 66/25 Jan 66/26 Jan 66/27 Jan 66/28 Jan 66'.
Dimensions: image 52.2 h x 73.4 w cm sheet 53.8 h x 73.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1966
Accession No: NGA 66.119
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from the artist, June 1966.