An image of Argyle Cut from the west

Sydney Ure Smith

(Australia 09 Jan 1887 – 11 Oct 1949)

Argyle Cut from the west

Location
Not on display
Further information

"Running from Harrington St. to Kent St., the Argyle Cut had a somewhat sinister air in the old days. It was started in 1843 and completed in 1858".

Hal Missingham, 'The etchings of Sydney Ure Smith', Ure Smith Pty. Limited, Sydney, 1950

Place of origin
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Year
1916
Media
Print
Medium
etching, printed in brown-black ink with plate tone on ivory laid paper
Dimensions
24.9 x 13.7 cm platemark; 30.0 x 17.0 cm sheet (irreg.)
Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "Sydney Ure Smith/ June 1916".
Signed in plate to print l.l. corner "S. Ure S.".

Credit
Purchased 1916
Accession number
5869