Sydney URE SMITH, Cottage, Clarendon. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • Australia from 1889

Cottage, Clarendon. [Clarendon] 1921 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 32/50
Edition: edition of 50

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, 'Cottage Clarendon'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No.32 / 50 Proofs'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, 'S Ure Smith Etching 1.11.6 [price] 21'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.6 h x 10.6 w cm sheet 14.2 h x 22.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1921.0077 | impression
Acknowledgement: The Oscar Paul Collection, Gift of Henriette von Dallwitz and of Richard Paul in honour of his father 1965.
Accession No: NGA 65.139
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • The Oscar Paul Collection.
  • Bequest to the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Mrs Henriette von Dallwitz legatee of Richard Paul after reinbursement to estate, to fulfill Richard Paul's intentions to honour his father, May 1965.