Richard Smith - Untitled - Rothko Memorial Portfolio
Original Aquatint and Line Etching, 1973, on J Green Mould made 106 lbs paper, signed by the artist in pencil
Size: 510 x 635 mms
Published in: ‘The Mark Rothko Memorial Portfolio,’ by Matthews, Millar & Dunbar, for the Mark Rothko Memorial Fund
Printed by: Cliff White at White Ink Studios, London
British Council Accession number P3171
British Museum: Museum Number 2000.0521.49.12
Exhibited at: Marlborough Studios, London
Note: This came from “The Rothko Portfolio” published in 1973 commemorating the life of the celebrated American Abstract Expressionist painter. The portfolio consisted of 13 Pieces by some of the most prominent British Artists of the day: Patrick Caulfield, Merlyn Evans, Adrian Heath, Patrick Heron, John Hoyland, John Hubbard, Paul Huxley, Allen Jones, Henry Moore, Victor Pasmore, Brigit Riley, William Scott and Richard Smith.
Edition: 75 - The edition consisted of 75 numbered proofs, 15 artists proofs and 2 printers proofs.