Pencil on paper
25.2 x 37.6 cm
Provenance: Estate of the artist by descent, Gil Docking 2015
A late drawing by the artist who, when asked why she wouldn't sell her drawings replied, "They are my bank of ideas".
Here is an example: Shay has rearranged details from four other drawings - the dome, the fig trees on the hill, freighters and containers in Darling Harbour a line of terraces from The Rocks. Geographically all parts are related to Observatory Hill, but are now being expressed as a new image here