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An image of Old Colonial Treasury by Sydney Ure Smith

Sydney Ure Smith

(Australia 09 Jan 1887 – 11 Oct 1949)

Title
Old Colonial Treasury
Other titles:
Entrance, Old Colonial Treasury, Lang St.
Year
1916
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching, printed in black/brown ink on paper
Edition
20/30
Dimensions

22.2 x 10.3 cm platemark; 28.3 x 15.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "Sydney Ure Smith/ may 1916". Signed in plate to print l.r. corner, incised "S. Ure S.".
Credit
Purchased 1916
Accession number
3404
Location
Not on display
Further information

"Erected in 1824 by Mr. Wm. Cox; the first occupant was Sir William Balcombe, the first Colonial Treasurer, who took up his abode and business there in 1824."

Hal Missingham, 'The etchings of Sydney Ure Smith', Ure Smith Pty. Limited, Sydney, 1950

Bibliography (1)

Hal Missingham and Lionel Lindsay, The etchings of Sydney Ure Smith, Sydney, 1950, (illus.). plate no. 10; titled 'Entrance, Old Colonial Treasury, Lang St.'