Ian ARMSTRONG, Trunks and branches Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Trunks and branches 1978 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks. Support: thin smooth cream wove Arches paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'ARCHES / FRANCE'.
Edition State: published edition
Impression: 2/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '78'. not titled. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '2/15'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (overall) 45.0 h x 20.5 w cm sheet (deckle-edged] 56.0 h x 38.2 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 2012.1567
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.