The Triumph of B.L.S. is a 1974 work by Vincent Smith. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.
|Etching with aquatint
|Unframed, 57 x 76 cm
|IMMA Collection: Donation, Novak/O'Doherty Collection, 2015
|Portfolio No: A/P X
|For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].
American painter Vincent Smith served in the army and was a railroad and postal worker before becoming a full time painter in 1953. He attended the Brooklyn Museum Art School and Skowhagen School of Painting in Maine. In 1959 Smith was awarded a John Hay Whitney Fellowship and in the 1970s received travel fellowships to study and paint in Europe and Africa. A prominent member of the Black Arts movement of the 1960s and 1970s, his work has been exhibited extensively.View Artist