Ian ARMSTRONG, Chinese gate (Malvern Road) Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Chinese gate (Malvern Road) c.1980 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in turquoise ink, from one block; over watercolour wash. Support: thin smooth cream wove Lana paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp upper right, [image of ram's head].
Edition State: unpublished state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: unknown edition; plus 1 artist's proof

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'IA'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 33.0 h x 42.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged] 38.2 h x 56.2 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 2012.1542
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.