Sydney URE SMITH, The old Sydney Morning Herald offices. Enlarge 1 /1

Sydney URE SMITH

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

  • Australia from 1889

The old Sydney Morning Herald offices. c.1926 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream laid F.J. Head & Co paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, '[F.J. Head & Co] Hand Made'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 29/30
Edition: edition of 30

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, 'The old Sydney Morning Herald cffices'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No.29/ 30 Proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 32.6 h x 22.8 w cm sheet 34.2 h x 26.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.1103
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Provenance:
  • Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.