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Sydney URE SMITH

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

  • Australia from 1889

Deserted courtyard, Hartley. 1920 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream paper
Manufacturer's Mark: secondary
Edition State: published state
Impression: 25/40
Edition: edition of 40

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, 'Deserted Courtyard Hartley'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 25 / 40 Proofs'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.8 h x 21.7 w cm sheet 19.6 h x 22.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Elspeth Baldwinson, 1996.
Accession No: NGA 96.1109
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Provenance:
  • Collection of Arthur and Elspeth Baldwinson, Sydney.
  • Bequest to the National Gallery of Australia, from Elspeth Baldwinson, Sydney, 1996.