Harbour Bridge from Potts Point
Sydney Ure Smith
09 Jan 1887 - 11 Oct 1949
The Bridge from Potts Point
pencil, watercolour on ivory wove paper
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".
Gift of the Society of Artists 1938
Not on display
Shown in 5 exhibitions
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, The Rocks, 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
Referenced in 4 publications
Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 55 (colour illus.), 119. cat.no. 44
Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 74
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'