20110801 James Yuncken Grey St Fountain, Fitzroy Gardens, afternoon of 21st December 2010, 42 x 110 cm, acrylic on board, 2012

Grey St Fountain, Fitzroy Gardens afternoon of 21st December 2010
Acrylic on board, 2012
42 x 110 cm

Grey Street fountain, 1863: once had a job cleaning it. Beautiful? Well, not ugly: ok, maybe. 1968, survived demolition: popular support; understandable: Victorian; quaint. Do not demolish! Do not repeat. At the time, not running; water restrictions.