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An image of Harbour Bridge from Potts Point by Sydney Ure Smith

Sydney Ure Smith

(Australia 09 Jan 1887 – 11 Oct 1949)

Title
Harbour Bridge from Potts Point
Other titles:
The Bridge from Potts Point
Year
1937
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
pencil, watercolour on ivory wove paper
Dimensions

46.5 x 57.5 cm image; 48.4 x 59.3 cm sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "S Ure Smith [underlined]/ 1937".
Credit
Gift of the Society of Artists 1938
Accession number
6526
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 74

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 55 (colour illus.), 119. cat.no. 44

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

Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Australian watercolours from the National Art Gallery collection 1836 to 1946, Sydney, 1946, 6, 11. cat.no. 38; titled 'The Bridge from Potts Point'

Exhibition history (5)

Australian watercolours from the National Art Gallery collection 1836-1946, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 24 May 1946–Jun 1946

Australian Academy of Art and the Contemporary Art Society (1986), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 15 May 1986–16 Jul 1986

Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s:

Kings Cross - Bohemian Sydney, Elizabeth Bay House, Elizabeth Bay, 31 May 2003–21 Sep 2003

Thoroughly modern Sydney, Museum of Sydney, Sydney, 01 Jul 2006–15 Oct 2006