Sydney URE SMITH, The three barns. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • Australia from 1889

The three barns. 1921 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid F.J. Head & Co paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper centre, F J Head & Co'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 35/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Ure Smith'. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Three Barnes'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 35 / 40 Proofs'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.4 h x 31.2 w cm sheet 18.2 h x 33.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1921.0076 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1932
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Duvance Gallery, Melbourne, 1979.