Ian ARMSTRONG, Tête à tête Enlarge 1 /1

Ian ARMSTRONG

Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1923 – 2005

  • England 1951-53, France 1988

Tête à tête [Head to head] 1980 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks. Support: thin smooth cream wove paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published edition
Impression: 14/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ian Armstrong / '80'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'tête à tête'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '14/15'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (overall) 39.0 h x 30.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged] 37.0 h x 37.8 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 2012.1571
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Maggie Shaw, John Armstrong and James Armstrong, the artist’s children, Melbourne, 2012.