John FIRTH-SMITHFred GENISNEW SOUTH WALES STATE CANCER COUNCIL, Tune Enlarge 1 /1

John FIRTH-SMITH

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1943

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

Fred GENIS

Netherlands born 1934

printer, lithographic

  • Australia 1950s, United States 1965-1972, Australia from 1972

NEW SOUTH WALES STATE CANCER COUNCIL

commenced 1955

publisher (organisation)

Tune 1987
Collection Title: Bicentennial collection: a portfolio of Australian artists. Sydney: New South Wales state Cancer Council, 1988.
Page: no.7.
Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones [or plates] Support: medium-weight smooth grey Arches BFK Rives 270 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE', and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 13/100
Edition: edition of 100; plus printers and other proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image, 'Firth Smith 87'.Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Tune'.Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, '13/100'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, '[chicken]'.
Dimensions: printed image 56.0 h x 76.0 w cm sheet 56.0 h x 76.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of The New South Wales State Cancer Council 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.1220
Image rights: Courtesy of the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National gallery, from The New South Wales State Cancer Council, Sydney, June 1988.