20110801 James Yuncken Queen: Smith St, Fitzroy, afternoon of 26th January 2011, 73 x 112 cm, acrylic on board, 2012

Queen: Smith St, Fitzroy, afternoon of 26th January 2011
Acrylic on board, 2012
73 x 112 cm

Smith Street, one of inner Melbournes more colourful streets. Curiously, this down-at-heel, but once grand promenade seems to be suffering less, and even prospering in the current climate. I always think of Smith St as Green heartland: Is there some subtle meaning in this?