Guy GREY-SMITH, Big rooster Enlarge 1 /1

Guy GREY-SMITH

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

  • England 1939-47, 1952-54

Big rooster 1978 Place made: Darlington, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: Japanese style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 19/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'G. Grey Smith '78'. Titled lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'BIG ROOSTER' Inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, '19/25'.
Dimensions: printed image 30.4 h x 47.8 w cm sheet 47.4 h x 63.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mark Grey Smith, the artist's son 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.622
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.