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Title

Shipyards, Berry's Bay

(circa 1927)


Artist

Percy Lindsay

Australia

1870 - 21 Sep 1952


Details


Other Title

The Bridge Builders


Date

(circa 1927)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on paperboard


Dimensions

31.7 x 54.0 cm board; 46.7 x 68.8 x 4.3 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "Percy LiNdsay". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1927


Location

Not on display


Accession number

871


Artist information

Percy Lindsay

Works in the collection

5


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Brian Ladd and Alan Krell, The Artist & the City, Sydney, 1983, 7. cat.no. 8

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 75

Ursula Prunster, The legendary Lindsays, Sydney, 1995, 107 (colour illus.).

Roseville Community Association Inc, William Henry's 40 acres & the people who lived there: then and now, 'A famous son', pg. 46, Sydney, 2000, 46, back cover (colour illus.).

Daniel Thomas., Sydney Harbour, ‘Introduction', Sydney, 1963. cat.no. 36

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 16], Sydney, Jun 1926, (colour illus.).

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Art of Australia 1788-1941, New York, 1941, 35. cat.no. 47; titled 'The Bridge Builders'.

Kay Vernon, Harbour hymns, city songs: visions of Sydney from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 87

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'At Mr. Percy Lindsay's exhibition.', pg. 12, Sydney, 05 Jul 1927, 12 (illus.), 14.