Ian ARMSTRONG, Musician Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Musician 1980 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour inks, from three blocks. Support: thin smooth cream 350gsm Arches paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left, 'ARCHES 88 / FRANCE'.
Edition State: published print
Impression: 7/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below image in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '80'. Inscribed lower left below image in black pencil, '7/10'. Inscribed lower centre below image in black pencil, 'Musician'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 46.2 h x 24.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged] 56.6 h x 37.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong 2012. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2012.1506
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.