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Lot 90: Gordon Smith, Mountains

Lot 90: Gordon Smith, Mountains

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Lot 90
Gordon Smith
Edition 43/50
30" x 41"

Estimated value: $1,650.

In 1977 Open Studio invited Gordon Smith to visit from Vancouver and make a print in the studio as a resident artist. It was amongst the first of the Studio’s self-initiated publishing projects. Mountains was inspired by a recent residency Smith had undertaken in Banff. The image was hand-drawn on a lithographic stone by the artist and then printed by Don Holman and Otis Tamasauskas. Tamasauskas recalls Smith allowing the printers much freedom, using all their energy and knowledge in a productive collaboration, such that everyone felt part of his experience at the studio.