Arthur Evan READ
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1911
London, England 1978
The old lighter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'A Reed '33'.
Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Old Lighter'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
printed image 14.6 h x 16.6 w cm sheet 16.6 h x 17.1 w cm
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.601
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, May 1978;
- From the exhibition, 'A survey of Australian relief prints 1900/1950', Melbourne: Deutscher Galleries, 13 April - 5 May 1978, cat., no.116, ((illustrated).