Obsevatory Hill and Containor Docks, The Rocks c 1990. Shay Docking.
Shay Docking

1928 - 1998

Obsevatory Hill and Containor Docks, The Rocks c 1990

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

Item #6161

Price: $2,400.00

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