John FIRTH-SMITH, Swimming Enlarge 1 /1

John FIRTH-SMITH

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1943

  • New Zealand 1945-52
  • Australia from 1952
  • Europe, USA 1971
  • USA 1982

Swimming 1965 Materials & Technique: drawings, gouache; synthetic polymer paint; paper drawing in gouache and synthetic polymer paint Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and titled upper right in ballpoint pen ' 'Swimming' Firth-Smith 65.'.
Dimensions: image 50.6 h x 63.2 w cm sheet 50.6 h x 63.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.540
Image rights: Courtesy of the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Ray Hughes Gallery, Brisbane, 1977.