Brian BLANCHFLOWERJohn LOANEVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOPNATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIAAUSTRALIAN BICENTENNIAL AUTHORITY, Skyboats Enlarge 1 /1

Brian BLANCHFLOWER

Brighton, England born 1939

  • Australia from 1972

John LOANE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, lithographic

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

NATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA

co-publisher (organisation)

AUSTRALIAN BICENTENNIAL AUTHORITY

commenced 1981

co-publisher (organisation)

Skyboats 1987 Description: box file, containing [25] loose prints by [25] Australian artists and an illustrated catalogue.

Collection Title: Prints by twenty-five Australian artists: Canberra, 1988.
Page: part 3
Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from four stones Support: thick white wove Arches Satine 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'ARCHES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol; blindstamp lower left edge, 'VERITIBLE PAPIER D' ARCHE SATINE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/80
Edition: edition of 80; 2 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right within image in black pencil, 'B.B. 87'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'Skyboats' '. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1/80'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 76.6 h x 57.4 w cm sheet 76.6 h x 57.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Commissioned by the Australian National Gallery, Canberra and the Australian Bicentennial Authority 1988
Accession No: NGA 90.962.3
Subject: Australia, Bicentennial, 1988
Image rights: © Brian Blanchflower, 1987
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the ANG & Australian Bicentennial Authority, Sydney, June 1990.