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An image of Shipyards, Berry's Bay by Percy Lindsay

Percy Lindsay

(Australia 1870 – 21 Sep 1952)

Shipyards, Berry's Bay
Other titles:
The Bridge Builders
(circa 1927)
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas on paperboard

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.
Purchased 1927
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (9)

Brian Ladd and Alan Krell, The Artist & the City, Sydney, 1983, 7. 8

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. 75

Ursula Prunster, The legendary Lindsays, Roseville, 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, Roseville, 2000, 46, back cover (colour illus.).

Daniel Thomas., Sydney Harbour, ‘Introduction', Sydney, 1963. 36

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Art of Australia 1788-1941, New York, 1941, 35. 47; titled 'The Bridge Builders'.

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

Kay Vernon, Harbour hymns, city songs: visions of Sydney from the collection, Sydney, 1990. 87

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

Exhibition history (6)

Art of Australia 1788-1941:

Sydney Harbour: an exhibition to mark the 175th anniversary of the founding of Australia (1963), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 30 Oct 1963–19 Nov 1963

Sydney Harbour 1794-1979, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 03 Aug 1979–26 Aug 1979

The Artist and the City:

Harbour hymns, city songs: visions of Sydney from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Jan 1990–11 Mar 1990

The Legendary Lindsays: