Argyle Cut in 1926.
Sydney Ure Smith (1887–1949)
etching, printed in warm black ink, from one plate
23.5 x 18.3 cm (plate-mark)
cream laid F.J. Head & Co paper
31.6 x 23.4 cm (sheet)
watermark: 'F J Head & Co.'.
edition of 50
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sydney Ure Smith'. Not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Argyle Cut in 1926'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No.15/ 50 Proof'.
Street scene of the Argyle Cut, Argyle Street, The Rocks, Sydney.
National Gallery of Australia
Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from an unidentified vendor, by 1946.
Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Country of context
URE SMITH, Sydney | (1887–1949) Australian | English | Male | artist