Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1921
- born Australia 1921 died Italy 2013
Europe and United States of America 1948-50, 1963 - 1970
- Italy from 1971
VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
The waiting bus
Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from four stones [or plates] Support: white wove Arches BFK Rives 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right, 'BFK RIVES/ FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 80; dark state edition of 10; plus 1 trial proof, 1 right-to-print proof, 4 + 5 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proof, workshop proofs
Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Jeffrey Smart'.not dated.Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The Waiting Bus'.inscribed with impression details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'VPW proof II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2610'
printed image 60.0 h x 73.5 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 80.6 h x 95.0 w cm
: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.431.2610
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.