Ian ARMSTRONG, Wareek 3 Enlarge 1 /1

Ian ARMSTRONG

Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Wareek 3 1977 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks. Support: thin smooth white wove Arches paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower edge, '-france-dessin j.a.-arches-france-dessin'.
Edition State: published edition
Impression: 1/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong '77'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Wareek 3 [inscribed in circle]'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1/25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (overall) 37.2 h x 23.4 w cm sheet 53.7 h x 37.2 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 2012.1570
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.