Sydney URE SMITH, not titled [Point Piper]. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • Australia from 1889

not titled [Point Piper]. 1946 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over drawing in black pencil Support: paper mounted on cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left in black pencil, 'S Ure Smith/1946'. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed by framer verso centre in black pencil, 'Dear Mr Smith / I had no choice but / to paste down this watercolour / Dudley Parker'.
Dimensions: image 27.6 h x 38.6 w cm sheet 28.2 h x 39.0 w cm backing 45.6 h x 54.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1959
Accession No: NGA 59.52
  • Purchased by the C.A.A.B. (Commonwealth Art Advisory Board), from an unknown vendor, by 1959.