Sydney URE SMITH, Washing day. Enlarge 1 /1

Sydney URE SMITH

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

  • Australia from 1889

Washing day. 1924 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 9/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Ure Smith'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'no 9 / 50 proofs'. inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Washing Day'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.0 h x 12.2 w cm sheet 17.8 h x 18.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1933
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Duvance Gallery, Melbourne, 1979.