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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia born 1941


The paintbrush. 1976 Description: Bound book of 25 photocopied images, interleaved with clear plastic | black plastic and clear plastic covers, stapled cover.
Place made: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, ink; paper photocopies, printed in black; black plastic; clear plastic Support: thin white paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: Titled upper centre on 2nd last page, in black ink, 'The paintbrush'. Signed and dated lower centre 2nd last page, in black ink, 'Ian Hamilton [signature] / Ian Hamilton/ Brisbane, / 1976'.
Dimensions: sheet 34.0 h x 24.6 w cm book (closed) 34.2 h x 25.2 w x 0.6 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of an unknown donor c.1976
Accession No: NGA 00.240
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from an undetermined donor, at an undetermined date.