Sydney URE SMITH, 201 York Street North, Sydney. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • Australia from 1889

201 York Street North, Sydney. [York-street North.] c.1926 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink, from one plate Support: cream laid F.J. Head & Co paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper left to right, 'F.J. Head & Co [partial]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 18/50
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, '201 York St. North'. inscribed lower left below image in black pencil, 'No.18 / 50 Proofs'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscriptions relating to frame at base of sheet
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.0 h x 22.7 w cm sheet 25.8 h x 33.8 w cm
Accession No: NGA 46.32
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from an unidentified vendor, by 1946.