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Title

The harbour from Potts Point

1936


Artist

Sydney Ure Smith

Australia

09 Jan 1887 - 11 Oct 1949


Details


Date

1936


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour, pastel on buff wove paper


Dimensions

44.7 x 60.7 cm image (irreg.); 46.7 x 62.5 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., pencil "S. Ure Smith 1936".


Credit

Gift of J.R. McGregor 1936


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6368


Artist information

Sydney Ure Smith

Works in the collection

47


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Jean Campbell, Australian watercolour painters: 1780 to the present day, 'The boom of the 1920s', pg. 118-129, Sydney, 1989, 121 (colour illus.).

Christine Dixon and Dinah Dysart, Counterclaims: presenting Australian art 1938-1941, Sydney, 1986, 50. cat.no. AAA62, in place of AAA 1940 cat.no. 26 "Harbour from Potts Point"

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 56 (colour illus.), 57 (colour illus., detail), 120. cat.no. 45

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 75

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938, illus.. cat.no. 470

Howard Tanner and Inara Walden, Thoroughly modern Sydney: 1920s and 30s glamour & style, Sydney, 2006, 10. List of works.