The Long Hot Summer, 1965, printed 1994

  • G. W. Einstein Company, Inc.
  • Vincent Smith, American, 1929 - 2003
  • Kelly Driscoll, American, active 1990's

Etching printed in black ink on cream wove paper

  • Plate: 7 × 9 inches (17.8 × 22.9 cm) Sheet: 19 3/4 × 16 inches (50.2 × 40.6 cm)

Museum Purchase, Friends of African and African American Art Fund, Hal H. Smith Fund, and Elliot T. Slocum Fund

2002.164.1

Department

African American Art

  • Social conflict
  • Summer
  • Men
  • Women
  • Shopping
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Storefronts
  • Text
  • Stores
  • Chairs
  • Lamps (lighting devices)
  • Shop signs
  • Etching
  • Cartoon (humorous image)
  • Streetscape
  • African american

Signed, lower right: Vincent 65 Signed and dated on colophon, lower right: Vincent 94

Watermark: ARCHES | FRANCE

Inscribed in pencil, lower left: 31/40; lower center: The Long Hot Summer Signed and dated in pencil, lower right: Vincent 65 Signed and dated on colophon, lower right: Vincent 94

2002-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Courtesy of The Estate of Vincent D. Smith Contact: Estate of Vincent Smith G.W. Einstein Co. Inc. P.O. Box 452 Planetarium Station, New York, NY 10024 Phone: 212-874-2172 Fax: 212-874-5508

Vincent Smith, The Long Hot Summer, 1965, printed 1994, etching printed in black ink on cream wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, Friends of African and African American Art Fund, Hal H. Smith Fund, and Elliot T. Slocum Fund, 2002.164.1.