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Title

The old mill, Mt. Gilead, N.S.W.

1915


Artist

Sydney Ure Smith

Australia

09 Jan 1887 - 11 Oct 1949


About

"Built by Thomas Rose in 1836 from sandstone quarried on the property and ironbark timber also from the property. It was 60 feet high and reputed to have contained the finest millstones in the colony. Remained in active operation until about 1877."

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


Details


Date

1915


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching, printed in brown ink on paper


Edition

21/25


Dimensions

17.4 x 15.6 cm platemark; 22.9 x 21.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "Sydney Ure Smith/ Dec 1915". Signed in plate to print l.l. corner, incised "S. Ure S.".


Credit

Purchased 1916


Location

Not on display


Accession number

3410


Artist information

Sydney Ure Smith

Works in the collection

47


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Hal Missingham and Lionel Lindsay, The etchings of Sydney Ure Smith, Sydney, 1950, (illus.). plate no. 3; titled 'The old mill, Mt. Gilead, N.S.W.', etched 1915