Guy GREY-SMITH, Banksia Enlarge 1 /1

Guy GREY-SMITH

Wagin, Western Australia, Australia 1916 – Pemberton, Western Australia, Australia 1981

  • England 1939-47, 1952-54

Banksia 1975 Place made: Darlington, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: thick white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'G. Grey Smith 75'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'BANKSIA' . Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '7/15'. Stamped verso 'HAND PRINTED AT W.A.I.T.' enclosing the initials, ballpoint pen 'VCA'
Dimensions: image 24.4 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 48.8 h x 39.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mark Grey Smith, the artist's son 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.638
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1981.
  • By descent to Mark Grey Smith, the artist's son.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Mark Grey Smith, Canberra June 1993.